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Plants Are People Too

And it pays to relieve their stress when you want to grow them on Mars. A new article from Science Daily investigates the phenomenon of anxious plants and the gases they produce to signal their problems–not unlike a teenager writing bad poetry and listening to The Cure. NASA scientists are currently trying to learn new ways to counteract this anxiety in order to create viable gardening methods for Mars.

Found via Fortean Times.