Something You Didn’t Know About Fall

It’s the truth, revealed.

Photo by Tiffany Anthony on Unsplash

Fall foliage is peaking right now outside Boston, and the trees all around us are putting on a show.

Those trees are green in the Spring and Summer because of chlorophyll, a pigment they use to turn light into food. Chlorophyll is biologically expensive, so trees pull it from their leaves in the Autumn, break it down, and store it…