Why People Need Plants

It Seems Obvious, But… Back in the day, when I was boring college undergraduates, I typically started my botany class something like this: “Do you like chocolate? How about vanilla? Did you have some coffee before class? Did you drink a little too much beer or wine or Jack Daniels…

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Alien Life-Forms

They’re All Around Us. They are green, mostly. They don’t eat, pee, or defecate. Some are male. Some are female. Many are both male and female, i.e., hermaphrodites. Some engage in asexual reproduction, that is, they can clone themselves. Some may be smaller than your little fingernail, but others may…

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