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By Yiannis Manetas

Why is it that crops shouldn't have to maneuver? How does a nonmotile organism have intercourse or shield itself? Why are a few crops nearly immortal? what's the mechanism that enables crops to take advantage of a essentially inexhaustible extraterrestrial power resource? How do crops keep an eye on the composition of our planet’s surroundings? Why have there no longer been mass extinctions between vegetation as there were between animals? How do crops speak with each other? in any case, are crops clever organisms?

These are a few of the questions the writer discusses to illustrate that vegetation are wrongly thought of to be basic organisms missing particular behaviour and intelligence. This booklet gives you to be as friendly a shock as Alice’s event within the white rabbit’s warren, within which she encountered an international very various from ours.

The writer explains the biology of vegetation following Einstein's maxim that every thing could be made so simple as attainable, yet no longer simpler.

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