What A Plant Knows

Author: Daniel Chamovitz
Publisher: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429946237
Size: 61.89 MB
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But now, in What a Plant Knows, the renowned biologist Daniel Chamovitz presents an intriguing and scrupulous look at how plants themselves experience the world—from the colors they see to the schedules they keep.

What A Plant Knows

Author: Daniel Chamovitz
Publisher: Scribe Publications
ISBN: 1921942770
Size: 32.33 MB
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Thoroughly updated from root to leaf, this revised edition of the groundbreaking What a Plant Knows includes new revelations for green thumbs, science buffs, vegetarians, and nature lovers.

What A Plant Knows

Author: Daniel Chamovitz
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 178074062X
Size: 26.21 MB
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Combining cutting-edge research with lively storytelling, biologist Daniel Chamovitz explores how plants experience our shared Earth – through sight, smell, touch, hearing, memory, and even awareness.

Brilliant Green

Author: Stefano Mancuso
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916034
Size: 54.54 MB
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In this book, a leading plant scientist offers a new understanding of the botanical world and a passionate argument for intelligent plant life.

The Secret Life Of Plants

Author: P Tompkins
Publisher: Rupa Publications
ISBN: 8129104938
Size: 61.19 MB
Format: PDF
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Exploring the world of plant and its relation to mankind as revealed by the latest discoveries of scientists, The Secret Life of Plants includes remarkable information about plants as lie detectors and plants as ecological sentinels; it ...

Plants As Persons

Author: Matthew Hall
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 1438434308
Size: 17.66 MB
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Challenges readers to reconsider the moral standing of plants.

Diversity And Evolution Of Land Plants

Author: M. Ingrouille
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9401123004
Size: 78.91 MB
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Diversity and Evolution of Land Plants provides a fresh and long overdue treatment of plant anatomy and morphology for the biology undergraduate of today.

Weeds

Author: Richard Mabey
Publisher: Profile Books
ISBN: 1847652840
Size: 44.31 MB
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They are civilisations' familiars, invading farmland and building-sites, war-zones and flower-beds across the globe. Yet living so intimately with us, they have been a blessing too. Weeds were the first crops, the first medicines.

What The Robin Knows

Author: Jon Young
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547451253
Size: 16.31 MB
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With "What the Robin Knows," he opens a door to a universe that overlaps modern life, a world lost to most, but found by some--because of teachers like Jon. This elegant book will deepen the kinship between humans and other species.

The Restless Plant

Author: Dov Koller
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674059433
Size: 49.82 MB
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This is the summary of a career and a field (plant biology), written in accessible language so that it can extend its reach beyond a small circle of specialists. The book is probably the most up-to-date account of movement in plants.