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Botany Twitter just helped discover a rare plant clinging to a cliff in Pennsylvania - Quartz


Quartz
Martine did what botanists do: He consulted herbarium specimens, in this case ones held at the Bucknell University herbarium. Herbarium specimens are cuttings of plants that have been dried and affixed to sheets of preservation paper, and stored in ...

'Amy Farrah Fowler' dishes on books, biology and 'Big Bang Theory' - News Sentinel


News Sentinel
When Mayim Bialik gave her family and friends the “silent treatment” over summer, it wasn't personal. The star of CBS's hit comedy “The Big Bang Theory,” who plays neuroscientist Amy Farrah Fowler, was advised by doctors to avoid speaking in order to ...

Deal of the Week: Office Evolution opens co-working space in Houston - Houston Chronicle


Houston Chronicle
Denver-based Office Evolution has joined the co-working fray in Houston with a new location in Westchase, the first of six planned in the local market. Franchisees Leigh and Fritz Fowler have opened an 8,700-square-foot business center at 1300 W. Sam ...
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Fowler Herbarium

Kingston - Canada

Collection of pressed plant specimens at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, open to the public. Profile of collection, plus a searchable database and related publications.

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Photos, description and map of distribution. From USGS.

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Details of characteristics, range, food, habitat and reproduction. From Animal Diversity Web.

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Presenting plants groups with a worldwide scope and particular strengths in marine algae, bryophytes, pteridophytes, and flowering plants.

Herbarium Supply
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Supplies for herbaria and field botanists. Based in Menlo Park, California.

Photo Herbarium
Denmark

Einar Vaernes has produced a photograph gallery of Norwegian plants that he has photographed near Trondheim.

Virtual Herbarium
United States

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden\'s Virtual Herbarium.The Virtual Herbarium now contains 80,000 specimens, including 4,000 palms. * Taxonomy is now derived from work of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group. * The Dan Austin Convolvulaceae Collection is now available for simple searches. * The Herbarium of the National Trust for the Cayman Islands (CAYM) is available here. * Multiple Herbaria can be searched at once. Details info

National Herbarium Nederland
Netherlands

Information about the research themes and training undertaken at the national herbarium of the Netherlands, with links to the three contributary universities.

Rocky Mountain Herbarium
United States

Facility of the University of Wyoming in Laramie, featuring the largest collection of plant specimens native to the Rocky Mountain area. Information about visiting, collections, and floristic research.

Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
United States

Collection of specimens from the southeastern U.S. at University of Mississippi, covering vascular plants, slime molds, bryophytes, and lichens. Searchable database of holdings.

United States

Databases of fungi, bryophytes, and vascular plants in the collection, located in Knoxville.