As we end the year, we welcome back Krissy Eliot to discuss the possibilities of the intelligence of plants. Krissy has just written a fantastic article for Edge Science magazine that looks in to the potential for sentience in plant life.
Whilst these cutting edge theories have been on the fringes of science for centuries, more and more scientists are uncovering some rather intriguing evidence to suggest we know next to nothing about the world of plants and how they actual live.
We cover numerous experiments, discuss the reality of plant networking, support, the response to predators even when unable to see or feel them and many other weird and wonderful discoveries covered in Krissy’s outstanding article.
Krissy’s website is here:
Edge Science can be found here:
Big thanks to Krissy for coming back to end the year on the show.
Our Patreon is now live, with bonus content, early release of the regular show, articles and monthly prizes for everyone who signs up! Join here now for the flat fee of $4 a month which is a bargain!
Don’t forget, you can now show your support with our Merchandise shop on Redbubble! Check it out here!
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any feedback, guest suggestions or if you’d like to appear.
All artwork by Dean Bestall and the show was produced by Brennan Storr of the Ghost Story Guys.
Mysteries and Monsters is a part of the Straight Up Strange Network.