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Sep 8, 2013

# why is it not good to sleep under a tree at night?

Navneet Gupta

Member since Dec 3, 2016

It is not advisable to sleep under a tree at night, because during the night, without the presence of sunlight the process of photosynthesis is unable to take place in the leaves of the tree. oxygen is a by-product of photosynthesis. so at night tress only respire, giving out carbon dioxide. Hence, the air around the tree becomes rich in Co2 due to which the person sleeping might suffer from some problems.

Syeda

Member since Jan 25, 2017

Answer. During the day, in presence of sunlight, the plants use up the CO2 and release O2 in the process of photosynthesis. But during night, plants won’t perform photosynthesis so they are unable to use the CO2 and this further leads to increase in the proportion of CO2 in the air. During night the trees breathe in oxygen and release CO2. If one sleeps under the trees, the amount of increased CO2 in the air around will certainly affect the health. So it is inadvisable to sleep under trees during night. He suffers from suffocation. He feels excess weight on his chest. For this reason, some rural people imagine and fear that ghosts would come and sit on their chests if they sleep under Peepal or Banyan trees.

Rida fatima

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at night time oxygen is taken by trees and carbon dioxide is release instead of oxygen

Sagarneel Mukherjee

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Trees release carbon dioxide at night and carbon dioxide being heavier than air descendes.So a person sleeping under a tree breathes carbon dioxide which is harmful for the human body.

Mamta

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Because at night trees take oxygen and release co2 that's why it is not good to sleep at night and it is harmful for us.

Rahul Raghavendra

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We should not sleep under a tree as during the night tree respire where the amount of Co2 increase in the surrounding. So; during respiration by us while sleeping under a tree we may affect our health as due to the amount of carbon dioxide is little bit higher around the tree.

Sanalkumar S

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THE TREES RESPIRE OXYGEN AND RELESE CARBONDIOXIDE ON NIGHTAND IF WE SLLEP BELOW A TREE AT NIGHT THE ARE WE RESPIRE CAN HAVE MORE AMOUNT OF CARBONDIOXIDE

Ankit Shil

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Beacaue it is said that at night Trees take oxygen and relese Carbon dioxide which is harmfull to animals

Shilpa sachin

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We should not seep under a tree at night beause trees take oxygen and release carbon dioxide at night

Tanmay

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We should not sleep under a tree at night beacuse at night trees start repiration process in which trees start absorbing oxygen and release carbon dioxide

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because respiration takes place

Surya rao Sripathi

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During the day, in presence of sunlight, the plants use up the CO2 and release O2 in the process of photosynthesis. But during night, plants won’t perform photosynthesis so they are unable to use the CO2 and this further leads to increase in the proportion of CO2 in the air. During night the trees breathe in oxygen and release CO2. If one sleeps under the trees, the amount of increased CO2 in the air around will certainly affect the health. So it is inadvisable to sleep under trees during night. He suffers from suffocation. He feels excess weight on his chest. For this reason, some rural people imagine and fear that ghosts would come and sit on their chests if they sleep under Peepal or Banyan trees.

Garvit Bansal

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MOUNTAINEERS CARRY OXYGEN TANKS AS THERE IS LESS OXYGEN AS U GO UP

Arpit Mishra

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it is not good to sleep under the tree because at night the trees take in oxygen and give out carbon dioxide .if we will sleep under the tree then we will get some breathing diseases.

Uday vhan Singh

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we should not sleep under a tree at night because at night trees take oxygen and release carbon dioxide.
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