Microsoft Research/Florence Project

Scientists Have Invented a Machine That Lets Us Communicate With Plants

When plants can tweet.

JACINTA BOWLER
16 JUN 2016
 

We are definitely living in the future right now. We have self-driving cars, we might need to become cyborgs to stop AI taking over (thanks, Elon Musk), and now we can talk to plants - and they'll respond. 

Well... sort of. 

A word of warning though - beware the moody plants

Video produced in partnership with Explorist.

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