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Wineries mull challenge to Washington Ecology rules - Capital Press


Capital Press
Small wineries with ambitions to grow will be stifled by new Washington Department of Ecology regulations on discharging wastewater, said Paul Beveridge, president of the Family Wineries of Washington. The rules will apply to wineries that produce at ...

Inspired to citizenship: Department of Ecology engineer becomes an American - Access Washington


Access Washington
The Chinese philosopher Laozi said: “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.” Farida Farajullayeva Leek's journey has taken her tens of thousands of miles. And in April, the Washington State Department of Ecology engineer took the step ...

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Now, our experts bring you to the planet's most intriguing places to share their knowledge and their insights. From photography to history to marine biology, our National Geographic experts are passionate about their fields, and they enrich the ...

National Inventors Hall of Fame: George Washington Carver

Louisville - United States

Profile of George Washington Carver, the trailblazing African American scientist. Carver developed crop-rotation methods for conserving nutrients in soil and discovered new uses for crops such as the peanut.

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George Washington Carver National Monument
United States

Official site of the George Washington Carver National Monument, the boyhood home of African American scientist and inventor George Washington Carver. Includes park news and events, as well as Carver photos, biography, and lesson plans.

About.com: George Washington Carver
United States

Biography and links about George Washington Carver, the 19th century African American inventor whose work led to advances in agriculture. chemistry, and textiles. With photos, pictures, and quotes.

Legacy of George Washington Carver, The
United States

Celebrating the legacy of George Washington Carver, the African American inventor renowned for developing new uses for traditional Southern crops. Includes a Carver biography, picture gallery, and links to online resources.

George Washington Carver Biography
United States

Biography of George Washington Carver, the African American scientist who dedicated his life to agricultural and industrial research. Read about Carver's early life on a 19th century plantation, his education, and his scientific discoveries.

Wikipedia: George Washington Carver
United States

Profile of George Washinton Carver, the 19th century African American botanist and chemist. Read about Carver's early years, college education, and work under Booker T. Washington at Tuskegee University.

Who2 Profile: George Washington Carver
United States

Introduction to the famed African American scientist. Includes a short profile, fact sheet, and links to related figures and web resources.

George Washington Carver: A Kansas Portrait
United States

Short biography of George Washington Carver, the agricultural scientist who was born into slavery in 1864. Includes a portrait of Carver and information about his life and inventions.

Left Handed DNA Hall of Fame
United States

Devoted to artistic pictures of left-handed DNA (inverted images of B-form DNA), a common mistake made in text books, journals, and other scientific sources.

Left Handed DNA Hall of Fame
United States

Devoted to correct and incorrect representations of left-handed DNA. Also has links related to left-handedness in nature, research, and in the news.

Tuskegee University - Dr. George W. Carver
United States

Tribute to George Washington Carver, the 19th century scientist, educator, and inventor of everything from textile machinery to peanut butter. From Tuskegee University.