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1 edition of Incredible World of Plants (6 Volume Set) found in the catalog.

Incredible World of Plants (6 Volume Set)

Incredible World of Plants (6 Volume Set)

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science & Nature - Flowers & Plants,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11148233M
    ISBN 100791034631
    ISBN 109780791034637

    Key elements Used in this BooK the Big idea: Our world is full of plants. Plants have parts, and each part has a function. Plants survive through the processes of photosynthesis, pollination, fertilization, seed dispersal, and germination. Plants and animals rely on each other. People use plants for File Size: 2MB. There’s a section called ‘The world of plants’ about their evolution and what they do for us, a section on weeds, and if you love plants this is a fun book to read. It’s quite dense. It’s not a children’s book by any means and it deals with conservation and global warming and it’s full of pictures and it’s very nice!

    Plants of the World is the first book to systematically explore every vascular plant family on earth—more than four hundred and fifty of them—organized in a modern phylogenetic order. Detailed entries for each family include descriptions, distribution, evolutionary relationships, and fascinating information on economic uses of plants and etymology of their names. All entries are also. "The Book of Incredible Earth" takes you on an exciting journey through everything you need to know about the world we live in. Covering the scientific explanations behind weather phenomena; how plants and organisms grow and survive; the hottest, driest, coldest and wettest landscapes; devastating earthquakes, volatile volcanoes and ancient fossils; as well as the amazing animal tree of life.

    BOOK REVIEW — “The Incredible Journey of Plants,” by Stefano Mancuso (Other Press, pages). Mancuso, a neurobiologist and professor of plant science at the University of Florence, has devoted himself to elevating the intelligence of plants, which he argues humans tend . A True Book - Incredible Plants. Titles in this Series. See listing. ISBN: List Price: $ Your Price: $ Qty: Add to Wishlist. They grow in backyards and through cracks in the sidewalk. They fill dense jungles and dot the driest deserts. Plants are everywhere, and this True Book set offers readers the chance to.


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plants move in the world to conquer new spaces. They release huge quantities of spores that can be transported thousands of miles. The number and variety of tools through which seeds spread is astonishing: we have seeds dispersed by wind, by rolling on the ground, by animals, by water, or by a simple.

The Incredible Journey of Plants by Stefano Mancuso Translated by Gregory Conti In this richly illustrated volume, a leading neurobiologist presents fascinating stories of plant migration that reveal unexpected connections between nature and culture.

THE INCREDIBLE JOURNEY OF PLANTS proves that when we’re able to understand plants as a form of life that’s fundamentally different from animals and its own unique life form, a new and fascinating world opens to us.

Plants are more sensitive than animals, capable of communicating, and, contrary to popular belief, very social organisms.

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