Plants as network medium?
davidsen at tmr.com
Thu Sep 3 16:07:56 EST 1998
In article <35E704A9.5EFFDA9C at technocage.com>,
Michael J. Fair <michael at technocage.com> wrote:
| Hello all, at the risk of being flamed for crazy ideas I decided to ask
| the following question.
| Would it be possible to use plants as the transmission medium for
| I am not concerned about bandwidth right now, I just want to get a
| message to "bounce" off the plant. Heck, it doesn't even have to be a
| meaningful message, just a simple "echo" of whatever I sent.
So you want to ping your Petunias... go out with some Miracle-Gro and
set the MAC address... pollenating the router... the mind boggles.
It scares me that I spent a minute trying to think of a use for
bandwidth this low.
bill davidsen <davidsen at tmr.com> CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
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