How do trees move all that water all that way up? [Veritasium]

This is a great video from Derek at Veritasium on why and how trees are able to move water up 100m. It might not be the answer you think…

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Posted on November 2, 2012, in 09 Plant Science. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. lovely explanation……. being a bio teacher the info was valuable appreciate u guys…:)

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