British botanists have discovered that tomatoes can "eat" insects; that is, their furry stems grasp the legs of small bugs and then, once they've died and fallen to the ground, the plant soaks up their nutrients through its roots. The researchers, publishing their findings in the wonderfully-titled article "Murderous plants: Victorian Gothic, Darwin and modern [...]
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From Passive-Aggressive Notes comes a classic example of the difference between carnivores and the rest of the world. Namely, that carnivores are awesome.
P.S. "Vegan-curious"? Is that a sexual orientation?