Leave it to  to connect plants to computers in a way once never thought possible. ‘Botanicus Interacticus‘–the name of their neww technology–is a new interaction platform allowing computers to collect data from the physical world.

Once connected to a plant, the computer can measure all types of physical interactions, such as touch and pressure, through the plant. Imagine the possibilities.

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