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venus flytrap showing trigger hairs

Genetic engineering reveals how Venus flytrap spots prey, shedding light on plant’s short-term ‘memory’

Science News | 
A Venus flytrap’s short-term “memory” can last about 30 seconds. If an insect taps the plant’s sensitive hairs only once, ...
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