What A Plant Knows

Author: Daniel Chamovitz
Publisher: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 1429946237
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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: Oneworld Publications
ISBN: 178074062X
Size: 41.29 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.

What A Plant Knows

Author: Daniel Chamovitz
Publisher: Scribe Publications
ISBN: 1921942770
Size: 65.19 MB
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In What a Plant Knows, renowned biologist Daniel Chamovitz presents a beguiling exploration of how plants experience our shared Earth — in terms of sight, smell, touch, hearing, memory, and even awareness.

Brilliant Green

Author: Stefano Mancuso
Publisher: Island Press
ISBN: 1610916042
Size: 29.84 MB
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Financial support for the translation of this book has been provided by SEPS: Segretariato Europeo Per Le Pubblicazioni Scientifiche.

The Secret Life Of Plants

Author: P Tompkins
Publisher: Rupa Publications
ISBN: 8129104938
Size: 60.25 MB
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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 ...

Life In A Gall

Author: Rosalind Blanche
Publisher: CSIRO PUBLISHING
ISBN: 064310643X
Size: 68.71 MB
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What are plant galls and how are they caused? This book introduces both the Australian native insects that induce galls on plants and the plant species that host them.

What The Robin Knows

Author: Jon Young
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547451253
Size: 22.13 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.

Plant Behaviour And Intelligence

Author: Anthony Trewavas
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199539545
Size: 32.84 MB
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This novel book is the first to properly address the controversial issue of plant intelligence, arguing convincingly that cells and whole plants growing in competitive wild conditions exhibit aspects of plant behaviour that can be ...

Plant Sensing And Communication

Author: Richard Karban
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022626484X
Size: 26.46 MB
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Far from inanimate organisms limited by their stationary existence, plants, this book makes unquestionably clear, are in constant and lively discourse.

How Plants Work

Author: Linda Chalker-Scott
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604696907
Size: 20.57 MB
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By revealing the science behind what plants do every day, this book arms you with information that will change the way you garden.