The Molecule That Made Us

Resurrection Plants

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Resurrection plants aren’t dead; they just look dead. But add water, and these plants completely transform. There are 135 species in the world that can do this, and plant biologist Jill Farrant believes these plants could be the key to producing food security in the face of drought.

Aired: 04/22/20

Rating: NR

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