New study shows that plants can respond to sounds to find water

A new study by scientists from the University of Western Australia has discovered that plants have the ability to respond to sounds to find water to survive.

The researches in their study demonstrated how plants can sense sound vibrations from running water moving through pipes or in the soil, to help their roots move towards the source of water. The study also revealed that plants do not like certain noises and will move away from particular sounds.

Lead researcher Dr Monica Gagliano from UWA's Centre of Evolutionary Biology at the School of...

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By: DNA India - 7 days ago

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