Reply to post: Re: Locusts? Triffids?

Considering the colonisation of Mars? Werner Herzog would like a word

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Re: Locusts? Triffids?

Read the original book by John Wyndham.

Triffids were of terrestrial origin and from genetic engineering; a crop to produce oil cake as feed IIRC.

I hear that someone modified the plot to turn it into a film with some bollocks about them dissolving in sea water.

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