Dandelions aren't exactly the world's most popular flower; they're more likely to end up in lawn trimmings than in a beautiful bouquet. But when the blossoms shrivel and go to seed, something magical happens: dozens of white, fluffy parachutes take flight on the breeze, some traveling great distances from their starting place. According to new research, dandelion seeds are even more impressive than we give them credit for. They fly in a way that was previously unknown to science.
We'll All Float On
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Written by Ashley Hamer November 6, 2018
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