martedì 1 luglio 2014

NYT Science: Noisy Predators Put Plants on Alert, Study Finds

Noisy Predators Put Plants on Alert, Study Finds
By DOUGLAS QUENQUA

Plants respond to sound, but why? Researchers who exposed plants to the vibrations of chomping caterpillars say the reason is self-defense.

Published: July 2, 2014 at 4:00AM

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