For thousands of years, humans have selectively bred a variety of animals and plants. Today’s meats are the result of carefully bred chickens, cattle, sheep, and pigs. Through artificial selection, many fruits and vegetables have… Read More »13 results of selective breeding happening through thousands of years
Plant Facts – That Are More Fun Than Wikipedia
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We know that there are certain organisms that eat plastic. In 2012, the students of Yale University found a mushroom that can survive by just eating plastic. It can breakdown plastic at a much more… Read More »Pestalotiopsis Microspora – Fungus That Eats Bacteria
Eggplant is a “nightshade” food. Nightshade is a family of plants that contain a toxin called “solanine”. Solanine is a toxin released by this plant family into their fruits to make the fruit deadly to… Read More »Eggplant, if eaten in large quantities, can cause hallucinations
Among many things that can improve your sleep are placing a plant in your bedroom. Plants are known for improving air quality, spreading a soothing aroma in the room and there are some plants that… Read More »10 Plants That Can Improve Your Daily Sleep
Fun Plant Fact Most people believe that the earth’s oxygen comes from rainforests. However, that’s far from truth. Phytoplanktons are responsible for producing the majority of Earth’s oxygen. These tiny ocean plants called phytoplankton contribute… Read More »Phytoplankton produce majority of Earth Oxygen