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Houseplants release moisture into the air through transpiration, so dry skin and nasal passages are less of a winter weather issue, the magazine asserts.
The program is offered free of charge, but families are responsible for students’ transpiration to and from Roseville.
The trees and plants that make up the upper forests have a hierarchy of importance according to their role in the water cycle (transpiration), because water is wealth.
Plants cool air around them through transpiration and their leaves block heat from the sun, as well as absorbing noise.
The plants that produced the most transpiration were those that were under the fluorescent light.
In a process called transpiration, plants release water vapor from small pores on the underside of their leaves.
Those include faster melting of snowpack and more evaporation and transpiration, which is water released through the leaves of plants.
Corn sweat is the release of water from plant leaves into the air, also known as transpiration.
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