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This pot plant can charge your phone through photosynthesis

Best plant ever.

JACINTA BOWLER
31 MAY 2016
 

Plants are pretty great. They increase productivity, we've grown them on the International Space Station, and they look adorable in cute pots. But let's kick that up a notch - what if we could charge our phones just by caring for a pot plant? Turns out, that's now a reality. 

Just a heads-up though, if you kill the plant, it probably won't charge anything, so don't forget to water it!

Video produced in partnership with Futurism

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