By Yiannis Manetas
Why is it that vegetation should not 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 permits crops to take advantage of a essentially inexhaustible extraterrestrial power resource? How do crops control the composition of our planet’s surroundings? Why have there now not been mass extinctions between vegetation as there were between animals? How do vegetation converse with each other? in any case, are crops clever organisms?
These are a number of the questions the writer discusses to illustrate that crops are wrongly thought of to be easy organisms missing particular behaviour and intelligence. This booklet grants to be as friendly a shock as Alice’s event within the white rabbit’s warren, during which she encountered an international very diversified from ours.
The writer explains the biology of vegetation following Einstein's maxim that every little thing will be made so simple as attainable, yet no longer simpler.
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Alice in the Land of Plants: Biology of Plants and Their Importance for Planet Earth by Yiannis Manetas