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LateNight 09-13-2006 07:38 PM

Fall is coming
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Attachment 19Attachment 20startin' to look like anyway, looking forward to some cooler temps :D

geodood 09-13-2006 07:43 PM

I wonder what makes the leaves fall in Autumn? Is it the trees sensing colder temperatures, or else are the trees sensing the shorter days and longer nights?

If it was (a) colder temps, then "global warming" might affect trees in fall. But if the fall event is based on shorter days, then that never changes even with global warming. LOL, I just wondered if the leaves would fall at all if it never froze at all one winter?

geodood 09-13-2006 07:56 PM

Well this government site pretty much explains it. I thought I would post my research:

kansast 09-13-2006 11:57 PM

Oh no.
He's a suicidal leaf.. he's ready to JUMP! He gave up so soon. ;)

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