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Title: If Plants Generate Magnetic Fields, They're Not Sayin'
Date: 04/07/2011
Publication: UC Berkeley News Center
Editor: Robert Sanders
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Searching for magnetic fields produced by plants may sound as wacky as trying to prove the existence of telekinesis or extrasensory perception, but physicists at the University of California, Berkeley, are seriously looking for biomagnetism in plants using some of the most sensitive magnetic detectors available.