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Title: An Interesting Podcast - RadioLab
Post by: lxskllr on June 02, 2018, 02:06:05 PM
Just listened to this on the radio. Talked about plants in the first half, and forest habitat in the second. Worth a listen.

Do you really need a brain to sense the world around you? To remember? Or even learn? Jad and Robert, they are split on this one. Today, Robert drags Jad along on a parade for the surprising feats of brainless plants. Along with a home-inspection duo, a science writer, and some enterprising scientists at Princeton University, we turn our brain-centered worldview on its head through a series of clever experiments that show plants doing things we never would've imagined. Can Robert get Jad to join the march?

about 1 hour long