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New Shark Species Discovered in the Atlantic Ocean Has Teeth Like Saws and Six Gills - Newsweek

Tech & Science Sharks marine biology. A new species of shark has been discovered roaming the deep sea. The marine biologists who confirmed its existence have proposed it be called the “Atlantic sixgill shark.” The large animal found in the Atlantic ...

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Va. Beach church merges Evolution and Christianity in worship service -
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va (WVEC) -- Most people raised in the church have learned that evolution and religion do not mix. However, one Virginia Beach church believes the two can be combined. The Lynnhaven Colony Congregational Church started a service that's ...

Diospyros virginiana (Virginia Tech)

Blacksburg - United States

Photographs of American persimmon bark, leaf and fruit, together with native-range information.

Dendrology at Virginia Tech
United States

Offers a fact sheet for woody plants found in the United States, an ask an expert service, course information, and more.

United Kingdom

Information on the American persimmon, its physical characteristics, uses, and how to grow it.

Asimina Triloba (Virginia Tech)
United States

Brief description of the American pawpaw and photographs of its form, fruit, bark and flower.

Virginia Tech Horticulture Gardens
United States
United States

United States

Summary description of Diospyros virginiana and four-season photographs of an on-campus specimen.

Diospyros virginiana (University of Catania)

Image of leaves and not-yet-ripe fruit of the American persimmon.

Diospyros virginiana (University of Ulm)

Description of the American persimmon, with photograph of ripening fruit.

Diospyros virginiana (Ohio State University)
United States

Description of the American persimmon, with photographs of the tree and the distinctive "alligator" bark of the mature persimmon.

Diospyros virginiana (Fire Effects Information Service)
United States

Information regarding the American persimmon including distribution, use, characteristics and fire ecology.