Like plants? Join the conversation on May 18th!

Martine Oudenhoven - 11 mei 2017, 0 858

Like plants? Join the conversation on May 18th!

Do you enjoy walking in a parc or in nature? Did you have cereals or bread for breakfast? Do you have a plant in your house or office?

You may not realize it, but plants are a significant part of your life. Scientists estimate that there are around 250,000 species on this planet. Plants are the main producers of food for humans and animals. Plants improve the climate in your living room or city. It is even said they improve creativity. I could go on like this for a while, but the bottom line is that plants deserve a bit of attention. They will get it on May 18th during the Fascination of Plants Day, a worldwide event about plants. 

Join the online conversation on May 18th

We would like to invite you to join the online conversation about plants on May 18th. How? Just do one of the following:

  • Post photos/drawings/info or something else about plants on Twitter or Facebook and use the hashtags #SciO071 and #plantday
  • Tell us what you personally like or love about plants in 140 characters on Twitter, and use the hashtag #myplantstory
  • Follow the mentioned hashtags, reply and retweet!

We hope to see you on Twitter and Facebook on May 18th!  We’ll be there!

PS here are the links to ScienceOnline Leiden on Facebook and ScienceOnline Leiden on Twitter.