Eons

How Plants Became Carnivores

Season 3 Episode 22 | 9m 48s

How and why does botanical carnivory keep evolving? It turns out that when any of the basic things that most plants need aren’t there, some plants can adapt in unexpected ways to make sure they thrive.

Aired: 12/11/20

Rating: NR

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