My, What Big Leaves You Have

SCIENCE Why do plants’ leaves shrink the further from the Equator they grow? It may all have to do with maintaining a comfortable temperature. (New Scientist) Sure, they can get up and leaf. But can plants hear? Teachers, scroll down for our quick list of key resources in our Teachers Toolkit.   Discussion Ideas New research hints that climate contributes to the size of a … Continue reading My, What Big Leaves You Have