Plants and Pipettes

Tegan and Joram explore the world of molecular plant research. How to plants sense their environment? What controls their metabolism? How do they store energy? Come along to an excursion into the very cells of all green things!


episode 101: You’re going to need a zebra – Ivy, Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg, cold plasma

We’re starting the second batch: 101 to 200. This week, we’re talking STEAM, ivy, and plasma. Also, we finally uncover the personalities of cats. Come along!

  • English Ivy (Hedera helix) , also common ivy
  • Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg (Wikipedia)
  • Wake up and smell the extinct leucadendrons 
  • Neglect of probability 
  • Sueing the state for better climate action
  • German climate change law violates rights, court rules 
  • Cold plasma could transform the sustainable farms of the future
  • Airborne sperms of Conocephalum conicum (liverworts) HD size movie 
  • ‘Anti-rust’ coating for plants protects against disease with cellulose nanofiber
  • Rolling pits of Hartmann’s mountain zebra (Zebra equus hartmannae) increase vegetation diversity and landscape heterogeneity in the Pre‐Namib 
  • Scientists Studied Thousands of Cats And Identified 7 Distinct Personality Traits
  •  Gato malo :: Thug Life

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Our opening and closing music is Caravana by Phillip Gross

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 2021-09-15  1h15m