This clip compares vascular and nonvascular plants before jumping into several plant adaptations. (8:40 min.)

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“Game Changers in Agriculture” profiles CEEDS Going to Brazil. CEEDS agri-food technology is developed by New Energy Farms of Leamington, Ontario.

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This video from MinuteEarth explains how plants communicate not only with each other, but with animals as well.

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This video from MinuteEarth explains how trees can survive winter and how it leads to delicious maple syrup!

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Although gold is normally mined deep underground, small traces of the mineral are also found in the leaves of Eucalyptus trees.

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Plants can be real lifesavers, providing treatments for deadly diseases

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When the leaves of a Mimosa plant are disturbed the water inside its cells diffuses outwards, resulting in the collapse of the leaflets. The purpose of this movement is still unknown, although some scientists suggest could be a defense mechanism.

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Created using the sap (latex) secreted from the Havea brasilliensis (or ‘rubber tree’) rubber can be used to create an enormous range of products from surgical gloves to pneumatic tires, to party balloons to golf balls.

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