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Botany: He made plants a profession - Nature.com


Nature.com
Hooker's numerous expeditions took him to remote regions, and he wrote foundational works on plant classification, such as The Botany of the Antarctic Voyage of H.M. Discovery Ships Erebus and Terror in 1839–1843 (1844–60); Handbook of the New ...

Nick in the AM: Best of Central Illinois Preps tonight at Civic Center - Peoria Journal Star


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NFL player and honoree Charles "Peanut" Tillman attends the 13th Annual McDonald's 365 Black Awards at the Ernest Moral Convention Friday, July 1, 2016 in New Orleans. Tillman is the featured speaker Monday night at the Peoria Civic Center at the ...

Flora/Fauna: The Naturalist Impulse In American Art - Antiques and the Arts Online


Antiques and the Arts Online
“While collecting actual specimens such as plants, insects, shells and minerals may have been the first instinct of any naturalist, for the artist-naturalist creating drawings of them was often the next,” Dr Jennifer Stettler Parsons, curator of “Flora ...

Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (CIMAP)

Bombay - India

CSIR laboratory in Lucknow, India, enganged in research of medicinal and aromatic plants and natural sources. Site features the patent portfolio available for licensing, its publications, and the National Gene Bank for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants (NGBMAP) of India.

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