Exploring Cordyceps: The Fungal Apocalypse of The Last of Us

2024-06-12T12:09:11+01:00April 19th, 2023|

Cordyceps have recently gained a lot of attention due to their appearance in the hit video game and TV series, The Last of Us. In the show, the Cordyceps fungus mutates and becomes parasitic to humans. While this is purely fictional, it highlights the fascinating and potentially dangerous properties of this type of fungus.