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plant emotions

Stephen M Jankalski CEREOID at prodigy.net
Mon Nov 29 15:41:26 EST 1999

Is this deja vu all over again?

Either Dal will go through with his experiment no matter what anybody says.

Or else he doesn't read his e-mail.

Dal, as many have been telling you, plants don't have emotions. They have
neither nervous systems nor brains.

Look up the word anthropomorphizing!


DalBianco <bianco at pathcom.com> wrote in article
<3841AE0A.16F22C91 at pathcom.com>...
> Hello, I am a Canadian student looking to do a high school biology
> project about plant emotions. I have heard of a previous study
> concerning plants having the capacity to fear. I thought that I might be
> able to test this by comparing the electrical activity of a control
> group of plants to another group that is exposed to plants of its own
> species being clipped and cut. I could also compare the growth rates of
> these groups as well as other characteristics. If anyone knows of
> further resources concerning this topic, or has any further suggestions
> about how I may improve upon this idea, or test other emotions, your
> replies will be appreciated.
> Thank You

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