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The Internet of Vegetables: How Cyborg Plants Can Monitor Our World - PLEASED project

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Have you already heard about the Internet of Plants? In the not too distant future, cyborg plants will be able to tell you if they need more water. They will be used as low cost, sustainable sensors for monitoring environmental factors like soil quality and air pollution. And yes, they will be plug into the network.
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Find out more in this article published on Wired

 
More information about the project: visit PLEASED project website.

Read also this interview "Talking plants…science fiction? " from the project coordinator.