Biology News
Opioid abuse and the pharmacology of how these drugs work - Fairfield Sun

Fairfield Sun
Opioid abuse has become a serious problem in the nation and in Connecticut. Pharmacist Robert Bepko will visit the Fairfield Public Library to talk about the nature of opioids and why they are so addictive on Thursday, Feb. 22, at 7 p.m., in the ...

'Gardening for Biodiversity' talk, Feb. 27 - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald
Camden — “Gardening for Biodiversity” is the topic of the final presentation of Camden Garden Club's 2018 Winter Horticulture Series at Camden Public Library on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 10 a.m. The talk is free and open to the public. Marjorie Peronto, a ...

Library Lagniappe: Cellular origins of diversity is topic of talk - The Advocate

The Advocate
Laurie R. Earls, assistant professor of cell and molecular biology at Tulane's Brain Institute, will speak on the molecular origins of diversity at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, at the East Bank Regional Library, 4747 W. Napoleon Ave., Metairie. The ...

MBLWHOI Library Herbarium (SPWH)

Woods Hole - United States

Dating back to the 1850s, the collection documents the flora of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, and adjacent islands.

United States

Serves the scientific staffs of the Marine Biological Laboratory, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and other institutes.

United States

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

Herbarium Supply
United States

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


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.

Photo Herbarium

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

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.