Billy Bunkie The Science Junkie

Theoretical science, existential spirituality, sprinkled with elements of sociology, anthropology, transhumanism, and funk. [The technical explanation of funk is 'having major skill']

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

Plants and Electromagnetic Fields

This article says plants can tell their neighbors by the presence of nutreitns and water and chemical cues in the soil. While this and chemical messengers may help to some degree, plants are more able to detect the presence of neighbors by their electromagnetic field, which is different for each species of plant, and which each living things produces a slightly unique field for.