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Name: Joe M.
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Age: 20s
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Date: 7/20/2004

Is there any scientific proof that plants can sense human intentions as to harming them or not? This should be measurable by an oscillator attached to the plant.

The experiment consists of a human being approaching the plant with or without a knife and with or without the intention to hurt the plant by cutting off leafs. The oscillator shows a different result depending on the intention of the human.

Do you know anything about this experiment? And if so, could you please give an explanation for the results?

I think you are referring to the book The Secret Life of Plants. Questionable scientific methodology. You might want to search for reviews by scientists to find unbiased critiques of the methodology to better understand this.

Anthony Brach, Ph.D

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