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Robert Enderby: Botany is ace! Unlocking the secrets of Lincolnshire's plants - Lincolnshire Reporter


Lincolnshire Reporter
Plants are really important. We eat them, build with them, wear clothes made from them and breathe the oxygen they create. Their value is incalculable. Botany is the science of understanding plants. At the Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust we think #BotanyisAce.

Embracing Uncertainty: Evolution's Latest Dodge - Discovery Institute


Discovery Institute
This would mean that sponges evolved from ctenophores, and lost some of their complex traits. Obviously, that is a less palatable solution. Antonio Rokas puts a quote from Neil deGrasse Tyson in large, bold type at the start of his latest paper in ...

Bitcoin Adoption: Evolution or Revolution? - American Institute for Economic Research (blog)


American Institute for Economic Research (blog)
If widespread use of Bitcoin or another cryptocurrency is truly in our future, some series of events will have to disrupt the status quo. Broadly speaking, I see two possibilities, which I'll call the revolutionary and evolutionary approaches. In the ...

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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