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Interactive video lesson plan for: Are Plants Conscious?

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Scientists have found evidence that plants have senses, memories, and can even communicate with each other. But does this mean they're conscious?

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Roots of consciousness. By: Ananthaswamy, Anil, New Scientist, 02624079, 12/6/2014, Vol. 224, Issue 2998

Do Plants Have Brains? By: DeSalle, Rob, Tattersall, Ian, Natural History, 00280712, May2012, Vol. 120, Issue 5


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