Dynamic Plants: Moving with the Environment
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Please Note: This is an archived page for an event held in 2023

Come along and learn how plants use genetics to adapt to their environment!

Plants cannot walk or run like animals, but they have some super cool tricks up their leaves! They use amazing strategies to explore and adapt to their environment, showing us how clever they can be! Did you know that plants know about gravity and can even predict where the sun will rise? Come and see some real plants interacting with their environment, discover what plant geneticists can learn from a plant's genes and how they can adapt plants to climate change by changing their genetics.