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#Fungi

# fungi - Saturday 17 April, 2021

Merlin Sheldrake: 'Fungi are metabolic wizards - they can explore, scavenge and salvage ingeniously'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Merlin Sheldrake: 'Fungi are metabolic wizards - they can explore, scavenge and salvage ingeniously'

Sat 8:30 AM 8,953 Views 9 Comments

The biologist and writer shares an extract from his book Entangled Life.

# fungi - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Opinion: Close encounters of the dolphin kind - swimming with Dingle's beloved Fungie
# Wildlife
# Wildlife

Opinion: Close encounters of the dolphin kind - swimming with Dingle's beloved Fungie

Mar 20th 2021, 8:30 AM 31,232 Views 10 Comments

Brian Holmes and Sheila Stokes had the pleasure of spending years with the Dingle dolphin, who became known as Fungie.

# fungi - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Fishermen rescue massive family of 70 dolphins beached in west Kerry
# BAD BEACH PARTY
# BAD BEACH PARTY

Fishermen rescue massive family of 70 dolphins beached in west Kerry

Sep 10th 2014, 10:51 AM 38,688 Views 25 Comments

The incident has been described as ‘highly unusual’ by a local expert.

# fungi - Monday 1 September, 2014

This soothing video of Fungi the Dolphin will ease you into the week
# Fungi The Dolphin
From The Daily Edge
# Fungi The Dolphin

This soothing video of Fungi the Dolphin will ease you into the week

Sep 1st 2014, 10:35 AM 2,174 Views 1 Comment

So soothing.

# fungi - Friday 2 May, 2014

Touching video of dolphin being rescued off Achill Island
# Warm Fuzzies
From The Daily Edge
# Warm Fuzzies

Touching video of dolphin being rescued off Achill Island

May 2nd 2014, 3:51 PM 2,281 Views 1 Comment

Could this be Fungi’s heir apparent?

# fungi - Thursday 10 April, 2014

WATCH: Cheery Fungi the Dolphin plays with boaters in Dingle Bay
# Fun With Fungi
From The Daily Edge
# Fun With Fungi

WATCH: Cheery Fungi the Dolphin plays with boaters in Dingle Bay

Apr 10th 2014, 9:28 AM 3,259 Views 0 Comments

Some new footage of our old friend Fungi shows he’s as playful as ever.

# fungi - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

These are the photos that made us smile in 2013
# Snap Happy
# Snap Happy

These are the photos that made us smile in 2013

Dec 25th 2013, 8:30 PM 45,695 Views 17 Comments

God knows we all needed a little cheering up occasionally in the past 12 months. Fortunately, there were sometimes camels on the beach…

# fungi - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

The 5 at 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

Nov 27th 2013, 4:53 PM 5,553 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Incredible new footage shows age-defying Fungi in flying form
# Kerrygold-en Years
# Kerrygold-en Years

Incredible new footage shows age-defying Fungi in flying form

Nov 27th 2013, 7:15 AM 16,551 Views 30 Comments

Dingle’s most famous resident is normally a solitary animal, but he’s been splashing about with a couple of old friends for the last few days….

# fungi - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Fungi gave this American couple in Dingle an awful fright
# Fungi
# Fungi

Fungi gave this American couple in Dingle an awful fright

Nov 7th 2013, 9:15 PM 44,168 Views 34 Comments

Fungi might be nearing retirement, but he’s pulling out all the stops for The Gathering.

# fungi - Monday 26 August, 2013

Lucky people get up close and personal with Fungi the Dolphin
# Dolph Lundgren
From The Daily Edge
# Dolph Lundgren

Lucky people get up close and personal with Fungi the Dolphin

Aug 26th 2013, 3:48 PM 14,842 Views 26 Comments

Fungi feeding, playing, jumping and interacting down in Dingle.

# fungi - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

Swimmers in Clare are being warned "don't swim with this dolphin!"
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

Swimmers in Clare are being warned "don't swim with this dolphin!"

Jul 30th 2013, 4:08 PM 44,647 Views 123 Comments

It follows several incidents in which people were rammed and injured. One woman was medivaced home to Germany after an encounter with the mammal.

# fungi - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

Scientists map fungi and where you can find it on your body
# Gross
# Gross

Scientists map fungi and where you can find it on your body

May 22nd 2013, 7:44 PM 16,432 Views 24 Comments

In an attempt to discover “what is normal” researchers have found that your feet can be home to more than 200 varieties of fungi and recommend flip flops in the locker room.

# fungi - Friday 26 April, 2013

Dingle and Fungi celebrate their 30th anniversary
# Pearl Anniversary
From The Daily Edge
# Pearl Anniversary

Dingle and Fungi celebrate their 30th anniversary

Apr 26th 2013, 1:10 PM 11,336 Views 59 Comments

Do you have a favourite memory of the dancing dolphin?

# fungi - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Look how old and wise Fungi is now...
# Faster Than Lightning
From The Daily Edge
# Faster Than Lightning

Look how old and wise Fungi is now...

Feb 21st 2013, 11:54 AM 25,821 Views 41 Comments

Are you ready for your close up?

# fungi - Monday 12 November, 2012

Fungi the Dolphin is alive and well
# Rumours
From The Daily Edge
# Rumours

Fungi the Dolphin is alive and well

Nov 12th 2012, 10:02 AM 20,822 Views 22 Comments

The Internet tried to kill off the Kerry attraction overnight.

# fungi - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

Over 31,000 different species call Ireland home
# Biodiversity
# Biodiversity

Over 31,000 different species call Ireland home

Mar 23rd 2011, 2:55 PM 1,299 Views 2 Comments

The first ever inventory of the country’s biodiversity shows that tens of thousands of different species exist in the country today – but not all of their futures are certain.