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Tree talk

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01. [0:02] According to the video, trees...

are secretly individuals.

tell a different story.

secretly talk to each other.


02. [0:13] Trees can communicate thanks to...

a network of fungi.

their roots.

their nutrients.


03. [0:19] These fungi help trees providing them with...

sugar.

food.

water.


04. [0:24] Scientists discovered that the connection between trees is...

not as deep as it used to be.

deeper than expected.

not far deep than first thought.


05. [0:34] The system of fungi has been nicknamed...

World Wide Web.

Wood Wild Web.

Wood Wide Web.


06. [0:40] Mother tree is usually...

an older tree.

fondly known.

a purple one.


07. [0:49] Dying trees may...

release their resources into the network.

use healthier neighbours' resources.

keep their resources into the network.


08. [1:00] If plants are attacked they can...

dump chemical fertilizers into the network.

raise their defences alone.

signal other plants about the danger.


09. [1:08] Some orchids hack the system to...

enter its dark side.

take nutrients from nearby trees.

steal information from other trees.


10. [1:16] The black walnut...

spreads nutrients through the fungi network.

uses toxic chemicals to grow.

sabotages its enemies.


11. [1:23] Scientists are still debating why plants are...

not behaving in an altruistic way.

acting as parts of a bigger superorganism.

chatting under our feet.

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