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  • What If Plants Could Tell Us What Makes Them Grow Better?

    What If Plants Could Tell Us What Makes Them Grow Better?

    It sounds like the stuff of science fiction, but Italian scientists are currently trying to learn the “language” of plants to be able to communicate with them in a meaningful way. If the researchers  succeed, the plants themselves may be able to “tell” us what they need in order to grow better. The scientists will be able to use plants as biosensors – the living sources of data that  measure things like temperature, sunlight, humidity and even the amount of pollution in the air. This, of course, could help millions of farmers around the world grow healthier and more sustainable crops.

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