Over 40 years, Darwin tested almost every aspect of worm anatomy and behaviour, from looking at how quickly worms take leaf litter underground to having his son play the bassoon at them to note their responses.
Blast off! It’s time for another exciting Gardeners Off World adventure!
Thousands of microscopic worms are on their way to the International Space Station aboard the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket.
Plants can save us from ourselves in a lot of ways, but they can’t change what is in our hearts.
So… we have a few hundred more mouths to feed, as I went to a Master Composter…
Worms were the only survivors when space shuttle Columbia broke up on re-entry in 2003.