Plants Do Math Plants Do Math To Calculate Food

Plants do complex math to make sure they have enough food to get them through the night, and can adjust their rate of starch consumption to prevent starvation when they are unable to feed themselves in the sun. In a [...]

400-Year-Old Plants 400-Year-Old Plants To Help Human Life On Mars

Some 400-year-old moss from plants could help humans survive and colonize on Mars, according to University of Alberta biologist Catherine La Farge. Proceedings of the plants were presented at the National Academy of Science research that she and her team [...]