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Aug. 02, 2011

Green Currency: Illustrations of Plants in the Economy

by SciFri Staff

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Plants are pretty. They feed us and our animal friends. They also are an essential part of the global economy.

A new art exhibit at the New York Botanical Garden looks at the importance of plants in the economy. Think cotton, corn, and, yes, even pot.

 

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