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What a plant knows : a field guide to the senses

Author: Daniel Chamovitz
Publisher: New York : Scientific American/Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Explores the secret lives of various plants, from the colors they see to whether or not they really like classical music to their ability to sense nearby danger.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Chamovitz
ISBN: 9780374288730 0374288739 9780374533885 0374533881
OCLC Number: 755641050
Description: 177 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Prologue --
What a plant sees --
What a plant smells --
What a plant feels --
What a plant hears --
How a plant knows where it is --
What a plant remembers --
Epilogue: The aware plant.
Responsibility: Daniel Chamovitz.

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Explores the secret lives of various plants, from the colors they see to whether or not they really like classical music to their ability to sense nearby danger.

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