Researchers from the University of Missouri found plants respond to attack
They discovered the sound of caterpillars eating made them more defensive
Plants that heard caterpillar sounds released more mustard oils, which are unappealing to caterpillars and thus ward them off
But plants that...
Plants Seen Doing Quantum Physics
by Jason Palmer
The idea that plants make use of quantum physics to harvest light more efficiently has received a boost.
Plants gather packets of light called photons, shuttling them deep into...
Plantation of Medicinal Plants at Kiratpur Sahib celebrating Sikh Guru Har Rai Ji’s Birthday
By HAINDER SINGH
Published: February 2, 2013
The first Punjabi Vocabulary thread was a lot of fun for the contributors. So here is another thread. This time about plants, including trees, flowers, vegetables, spices, you name it! Just find a flower, plant, tree or spice in Sri Guru Granth Sahib, and paste in the Guru vaak where you found...
New Delhi, Sep 24 : Unfolding the plans to make Punjab a power surplus from deficit State, State Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal today demanded for setting up of atleast two Central Sector Power Plants of 1,000 MWs each in Punjab to overcome the shortage of power.
Corporate leaders like Reliance Energy and Tata group have evinced interest in Punjab government's proposed three power plants of 5,000 mw - a move that will make the state power surplus within three and half years.
i think most every can agree that plants are alive... but are they sentient?
are there beings (other than Buddhas) that aren't sentient and thus can't reach enlightenment (in a future rebirth) or aren't effected by samsara?