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10 Dazzling Poisonous Carnivorous Plants Life on Earth

Odd : Off Stuff Magazine (3 years ago)

There are over a quarter of a million species of flowering plants. Of these, only around 630 are known to be carnivorous. Carnivorous plants are plants that derive some or most of their nutrients from trapping and consuming animals ... Read Post

Carnivorous Plants Are Going Vegetarian

Society & Culture / Paranormal : Mysterious Universe (yesterday)

Just when humans are switching to diets heavy on red meat, pork, chicken and seafood and light on greens, a new study found that carnivorous plants are going in the other direction and becoming vegetarians. Isn’t that cannibalistic?... Read Post

The First Herbivorous Planet Found

Biology / Paleontology : The Dragon's Tales (2 days ago)

Carnivorous plants catch and digest tiny animals in order and derive benefits for their nutrition. Interestingly the trend towards vegetarianism seems to overcome carnivorous plants as well. The aquatic carnivorous bladderwort, whic... Read Post

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