Awareness and Awe:
Trees in Community

While we may be extremely aware of the beauty and contribution trees and forests have to our world, we tend to focus on the elements that are visible to us. But scientists have uncovered a fascinating network of communication and interaction between trees, right underneath our feet. 

In this BBC video, this fascinating phenomena is described:

After watching the video, think of how this knowledge affects you.  

  • Do you have a new appreciation of the natural world? If so, how will you express that appreciation? 
  • What other underlying networks and phenomena exist out there that you may not be aware of? What would you like to explore and learn more about?