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catallaxy in technical exile

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Remarkable discovery about the adaptability and “learning” capacity of plants.

When sagebrush is damaged by insects, it broadcasts the predator’s presence by releasing odors into the air. Other sagebrush pick up on the smells from their wounded brethren and get their defenses going.

Then wild tobacco gets into the act.

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March 7, 2006 at 6:49 am

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