Friday, November 16, 2007

Plants “communicate”

Thu 12 Apr 2007

The heading is “Plants communicate when they’re attached”. Could this be a typo? I assume it would mean attacked? lol Otherwise it leads you to feel sorry for all the plants out there that unfortunately can’t communicate because of their single status.

Anyway, basically it says researchers at Pennsylvania State University are discovering plants send out odors into the air attracting different bugs. If the plant is being attacked by a certain bug, the plant will release a scent to attract the attacking bugs predator.

Here is the full story

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