The shaggy ink cap (Coprinus comatus) decomposes in spectacular fashion. Just a few hours after depositing spores, this mushroom turns black, secretes a black liquid, and dissolve itself.

@stux Imagine a world where we retro-engineered this and implemented it in every living thing :D

@stux the cells are like

heyyy party's over

same fruiting body next year?

you know it!

is this my chitin or your chitin?

@stux (i don't really know things XD )

(the cells might be necroseing not dissociating for all I know XD )

@stux before turning black these are really good cooked with salt,

@stux me remembering something embarrassing I said when I was 15

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