Gallery: Scientists Discover a Link Between Trees and Electricity


Everyone knows that trees give us all oxygen so we can breathe, but according to an Australian scientists they also affect the concentration of positive and negative ions in the air. In an Avatar-esque revelation, a team from the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane believes the world’s trees could ‘electrify the atmosphere’.

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