Photosynthesis is the process through which plants convert sunlight and carbondioxide into energy or food. The process is very simple: the chlorophyl in the leaves abosorbs the sunlight and the roots of the plant absorb water and nutrients from the soil , while the stomata or the pores absorb carbondioxide from the atmosphere and a number of chemical reactions are performed thus resulting in the release of oxygen and glucose. Watch the video below for exact details:
Photosynthesis: Crash Course Biology #8
Hank explains the extremely complex series of reactions whereby plants feed themselves on sunlight, carbon dioxide and water, and also create some by ...