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The Senses of Plants

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We know plants move their leaves toward light, bananas can ripen apples, and beans will climb up garden supports. How do plants see
light? Why do bananas affect apples? What makes vines curl around a post? Recent research has begun to elucidate how plants
can apparently sense and respond to their environments. How closely do the actions of plants match ours in sensing sources of water,
light, and food? Are plants intelligent? Can they remember?

Class Details

3 Sessions
Weekly - Thu

Location
Discovery, 5300 Discovery Park Blvd.

Instructor
Helen Hamilton 

 

Notice

Please read:  Reading: Suggested: What a Plant Knows by Daniel Chamovitz. Brilliant Green by Stefano Mancuso, Allessandra Viola.

Tuition: 

$0.00


Registration Closes On
Thursday, March 19, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/19/2020 - 4/2/2020 Weekly - Thu 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM Williamsburg, Discovery, 5300 Discovery Park Blvd.  Map Helen Hamilton