The Poetry of Science

Episode 174: Woody Infestation

November 14, 2022

This episode explores new research, which has found that vines and climbing plants are more likely to infest smaller trees in Southeast Asian forests, with significant implications for global carbon storage and climate change.


Read this episode’s science poem here.               

Read the scientific study that inspired it here.  

Read ‘Vine in Early Spring’ by Sara van Alstyne Allen here.


Music by Rufus Beckett.


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