This demo from Science and Plants for Schools demonstrates a quick and easy plant practical for biology labs.
Dancing fluorescent Golgi bodies in tobacco leaf cells, visualised with confocal laser scanning microscopy.
31 minute documentary made for the Philippe De Zuttere Bryological Foundation. Discovery of the plant mosses with Philippe Dezuttere, field bryologist.
Bacteria in innumerable numbers share a deep and integral association with bananas, but show apparently mutualistic benefits with no obvious adverse effect.
Why do students think plants are “boring”? One factor may be that they do not see plant movement in real time.
In this visually dazzling talk, Jonathan Drori shows the extraordinary ways flowering plants – over a quarter million species – have evolved to attract insects to spread their pollen: growing ‘landing-strips’ to guide the insects in, shining in ultraviolet, building elaborate traps, and even mimicking other insects.