How To Identify Wild Edibles & Medicinal Plants – Toxic Look A Likes (HD)

This plant that you see is called Lobelia inflata. There area couple ways you can tell this, one of the ways is because of these inflated seedpods. You can see these inflated seedpods here. These seedpods form at the base of the flowers after the flowers have been pollinated. And you can see them starting […]

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Why Was Agriculture So Important? | Big History Project

Imagine you woke up one morning and there were no grocery stores, no restaurants, no supermarkets. No problem. You’d probably go out and forage for your food like a traditional forager. Could you do it? Well, the truth is, in today’s world, with seven billion humans to feed, foraging couldn’t come near to providing enough […]

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Transition to Agriculture | Big History Project

Hello, we’ve been talking about the agriculture revolution, arguably the most significant transition in all of human history. I’d like to think a little bit more about that with you today by considering two questions in particular. Firstly, why do big historians make this argument that this transition to farming is so important? All right. […]

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