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Trees talk to each other and recognize their offspring

The Lorax might have spoken for the trees, but it turns out that trees can speak for themselves. At least to other trees, that is. While it's not news that a variety of communication happens between non-human elements of the natural world, the idea of mycelia (the main body of fungi, as opposed to the more well-known fruiting bodies - mushrooms) acting as a sort of old-school planetary internet is still a fairly recent one, and may serve as a spore of a new breed of forestry, ecology, land management. Paul Stamets famously posited that "mycelia are Earth's natural Internet ," and a variety of research has borne out that concept , but like many things we can't see an obvious connection between, most of us tend to ignore the micro in favor of the macro. And when it comes to conservation and natural resources, our systems may be falling prey to the lure of reductionist thinki...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/natural-sciences/trees-talk-eac...

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