Thinking like a vegetable: how plants decide what to do
Presenter: Ottoline Leyser
Published: January 2010
Age: 18-22 and upwards
Views: 800 views
Source/institution: Royal Society
Plants monitor a wide range of information from their surrounding environment. They combine information of multiple sorts, and respond in an appropriate way. In plants there is no brain, and the information processing is distributed across the plant body.