Is Earth’s largest social network green?

Trees of the Wood Wide Web

Scientists are starting to understand the ways trees work together and communicate in the forests, and have started to wonder if the forest can be seen as one gigantic, ancient and living social network. Sharing information, knowledge, genes and experience in incredible ways

Drawing of a circle of trees with their roots meeting in the center
The Green Web of Trees illustration by

Text and drawing by HikingArtist (Frits Ahlefeldt)

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