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Top 10 Plants That Led To Useful And Lifesaving Drugs

Med students have to learn about a vast amount of drugs in medical school and are expected to know about them. You might be surprised how many medicines were actually derived from nature. Many know that aspirin is derived from...
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10 Places That Plants Took Back

10 Places That Plants Took Back

If there is one thing you can say about plants, it’s that they look interesting. They are beautiful, colorful, and intricate—from the tiniest bit of moss to the grandest tree in the jungle. They look even more interesting when they...
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10 Incredible Plants That Belong In ‘Avatar’

10 Incredible Plants That Belong In ‘Avatar’

Giant trees, glowing mushrooms, flowers that look like birds, and plants that are half animal—surely these things only belong in a movie? Think again! Although you probably don’t know anyone who is 3 meters (10 ft) tall and blue yet,...
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Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Plants

Top 10 Fascinating Facts About Plants

Our World Abigail KelleyMay 11, 2017 In the world of biology, the “plant people” are underrated and often the butt of jokes. Sure, plants aren’t that charismatic when compared to incredible whales, ancient dinosaurs, or creatures the size of a...
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10 Plants That Want To Kill You

Our World Theta O’NealApril 7, 2017 Natural, beautiful, and often beneficial, plants are a part of our everyday surroundings. From the shade given to us by the large oaks to the pleasant scent of the rose, plants bring about a...
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10 Incredible Inventions Inspired By Plants And Animals

Our World Aoxue W. December 27, 2016 Ever since our beginning, we have marveled at the innovations of nature. Thousands of years ago, our ancestors copied the way that predators thought, stalked, and hunted. Even now, with all our technology,...
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10 Ingenious Ways Plants Kill

10 Ingenious Ways Plants Kill

Weird Stuff Ben Gazur October 2, 2016 Plants look so pretty and gentle. Compared to skittering animals, they seem to barely move at all. All of their actions are so slow that it is hard to imagine them as nefarious...
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