Paul Stamets, stands in his home in Shelton, Washington on Nov. 9, 2010. Stamets has been studying fungus for nearly four decades.  (John Lok/The Seattle Times)
Paul Stamets, stands in his home in Shelton, Washington on Nov. 9, 2010. Stamets has been studying fungus for nearly four decades. (John Lok/The Seattle Times) John Lok/The Seattle Times
Paul Stamets, stands in his home in Shelton, Washington on Nov. 9, 2010. Stamets has been studying fungus for nearly four decades. (John Lok/The Seattle Times) John Lok/The Seattle Times

'Mushroom man' makes strange claims about fungi

December 05, 2010 7:27 AM