Wednesday Nite @ The Lab
"Carnivorous Plants" by Tom Givnish
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Thomas Givnish shares what we have learned in recent years about the origins and functional diversity of green meat-eaters, and the advantages they obtain and the costs they incur from consuming prey. He will discuss some extraordinary recent discoveries about how some plants attract, capture, and digest animals, why certain kinds of habitats and ecological conditions favor carnivores over non-carnivorous competitors, and more!