Plants

Researchers decipher how plants steer the development of their embryos using a hormone.              
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Mother-Child Communication in Plants

An international team led by the Freiburg plant biologist Prof. Dr. Thomas Laux has shown that mother plants guide the development of their embryos using the hormone auxin. In the future, this result might help breeders grow plants that are…

How many take the time out to wonder if plants and animals have feelings too? (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

Plants and Animals Have Feelings Too!

Your days start and end with sensory feelings and all of your decisions, voluntary and involuntary, are governed by your sense and feelings. However, how many take the time out to wonder if plants and animals have feelings too? We…

Tulips at Fitzroy Gardens in Melbourne, Australia. (Image: Trisha Haddock/Vision Times)

Brighten Your Day With Daffodils!

A Greek myth describes the origins of Narcissus flowers, commonly known as daffodils. The story is called The story of Narcissus and Echo. Narcissus was granted the most handsome looks by the Gods. His dashing good looks were permanent, and…

Four plants that are great for the body. (Image:  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

4 Plants That Are Great for Your Body

Certain factors — such as genes, exercise, diet, and a person’s environment — all have an impact on your personal health. There are certain plants, even if they are not ingested, that can also be beneficial to your health. The following four…

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Mother-Child Communication in Plants

An international team led by the Freiburg plant biologist Prof. Dr. Thomas Laux has shown that mother plants guide the development of their embryos using the hormone auxin. In the…

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Plants and Animals Have Feelings Too!

Your days start and end with sensory feelings and all of your decisions, voluntary and involuntary, are governed by your sense and feelings. However, how many take the time out…

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Brighten Your Day With Daffodils!

A Greek myth describes the origins of Narcissus flowers, commonly known as daffodils. The story is called The story of Narcissus and Echo. Narcissus was granted the most handsome looks…

The Overlooked Genius of Sunflowers

Sunflowers are more than just big, beautiful flowers. They also have some very unique characteristics. Sunflowers turn their blossoms toward the sun, but they do this in coordination with the…

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4 Plants That Are Great for Your Body

Certain factors — such as genes, exercise, diet, and a person’s environment — all have an impact on your personal health. There are certain plants, even if they are not ingested, that…