The Emperor of the United States

  California is known for some pretty odd characters. It started in the early days; the crazy time of the 49’ers brought out some outrageous personalities. One of the biggest was Joshua Abraham Norton - The Emperor of the United States. Norton was an Englishman that grew up in South Africa. He was a successful …

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So… Plants Talk?

New research confirms that plants communicate – it’s on a very basic level but they communicate! Not only that, they react when they feel threatened. This isn’t just interesting, it has big ramifications for agriculture. Scientists at the University of Missouri have determined that plants respond to the sounds that caterpillars make when eating, and …

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