Biology News
Jamaica's rich fauna and flora - Jamaica Observer

Jamaica Observer
The NHMJ is a place full of historical details, legend, and folklore associated with Jamaica's rich and diverse flora and fauna. The museum is home to an extensive collection of preserved plants and animals found in Jamaica and the wider Caribbean.

Society of Toxicology: Science has 'overwhelmingly demonstrated' GMO crop safety - Genetic Literacy Project

Genetic Literacy Project
[Editor's note: The following is part of a Society of Toxicology (SOT) issue statement approved the SOT Council November 2017.] All plants used as human food or animal feed include varieties with marked genetic differences due to conventional breeding ...

More events for Thursday, Dec. 14, and beyond - Austin American-Statesman

Austin American-Statesman
... all to remind us about our traumatizing formative years. 8 p.m. Dec. 14-17. $15-$35. 2307 Manor Road. Gardening calendar. “Winter, Wonder, Land.” Ever wonder what happens to plants and animals in the winter? Discover how life goes on ...

Carnivorous Plants/Insectivorous Plants

Santa Barbara - United States

Features colorful fact sheets from the Botanical Society of America. Learn about carnivorous plant species bizarre adaptations to low-nutrient environments and thier various stratiges for capturing thier incet prey.

United States

Rainbow Plant, Australian Pitcher Plant, Cobra Lilly, Venus Flytrap, Sundews, Tropical Pitcher Plants, Butterworts, Trumpet Pitcher Plants species descriptions and cultivation guide.

Carnivorous Plants and their Habitats

List of the 86 species of Nepenthes, with photos of many wild plants.

Carnivorous Plants and Their Habitats

Find photographs of carnivorous plant species in their natural habitats.

United States

Contains information about growing carnivorous plants, as well as scientific names, guides to propagation, artificial bogs, and terrariums.

Waltraud's Carnivorous Plants Homepage

Nutrient acquisition by different species of carnivorous plants.

United States

Information on the Sundews and Pitcher Plants that grow in the wet tropics of Australia.

United States

Find online news, articles, and plant information, along with interactive discussion forums dedicated to the carnivorous plants of Western Australia.

Medicinal plants
United States

Provides photographs and descriptions of a range of plants believed to have medicinal properties. Almost all our present medicines are derived from research on medicinal plants.


Detail on the Australian plant physiology textbook.

United States

Well-executed, time-lapse, QuickTime movies of plant growth and development - from Indiana Univ.