Uncovering the Secret World of Plants: The Nature of Things

A great episode with heaps of slow motion capture, this edition of the Nature of Things discusses allelopathy and communication between plants. Do you hear the voice of your vegetables?

Also neat is this TED Talk, where mycologist Paul Stamets lists 6 ways the mycelium fungus can help save the universe including cleaning polluted soil, making insecticides, treating smallpox and even flu!


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