Plants and animals share more in common than we tend to think, with new research finding that both groups respond to stress in similar ways, at least from a biochemical standpoint.
An extract made from a plant that is used in traditional Chinese medicine may help with weight loss.
Listen to the sound a plant makes as it dies of thirst -- it's heartbreaking. Continue reading →
Pesky termites aren't so bad after all, as new research finds that they can greatly benefit plants, animals and landscapes.
An insect-eating plant proves that evolved strategies can sometimes be just as effective as thinking through problems.
A Japanese scientist has invented a way to design, print and grow herb and flower gardens in nearly any shape. Continue reading →
A once-in-a-lifetime event is happening in California, where an endangered enormous plant that blooms every 100 years readies to burst into thousands of flowers.
More than two-thirds of Rocky Mountain wildflowers bloom earlier, peak sooner or continue blooming later in the year compared to the 1970s. Continue reading →
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