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December 2, 2004

 

Fungi

Fungi: Plant, Animal, or Neither? The answer may surprise you.

May 10, 2004

 

Toxin-loving Trees

Learn about the new weapon researchers are using to fight toxic waste. "Toxin-loving Trees" on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Cotton that Defends Itself

It may sound like science fiction, but a certain kind of plant has been engineered to grow its own pesticide. Find out which plant on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Hay-choo!

So you think goldenrod causes hay fever? Find out the truth about hay fever on today's Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Fake Date

Campsoscolia ciliata is a type of wasp. The plant that runs it through a fake-out mating routine is the Ophrys speculum. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

Caterpillar vs. Plant

In the real world, some caterpillars and plants engage in a deadly struggle for survival. We’re talking full-scale battle, involving chemical weapons no less.

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