How cool is this?
I've always loved trees. There was one time many years ago that I hugged a tree as I was talking a walk. My daughter and her dad were a few steps behind me. Just as soon as they passed, a large tree branch fell and narrowly missed hitting them. What the heck? Did my hug protect them? Who knows.
...They share nutrients, exchange warnings, nurture their young, threaten rivals and bequeath legacies, through an incredible network of roots and fungal threads that scientists call the ‘wood-wide web’."
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