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China's caves are hiding plants that exist nowhere else in the world - Washington Post


Washington Post
At first glance, a cave doesn't seem the likeliest home for exotically lush flora. It's dark, damp and dingy, more likely to host sparkly stalagmites than bristly bushes. It turns out, though, that China's caverns play host to a stunning variety of ...

Protecting Thailand's flora and fauna - The Nation


The Nation
Phi Phi Islands and Maya Bay remain open as Thailand's Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) begins its annual cycle of temporary closure of national parks next month, which allows for natural rejuvenation during almost ...

Dr. Gerard Sanacora named the Gross Professor of Psychiatry - Yale News


Yale News
Dr. Gerard Sanacora, newly named as the George D. Gross and Esther S. Gross Professor of Psychiatry, is a translational neuroscientist who specializes in the study of the pathophysiological mechanisms associated with neuropsychiatric disorders, and ...

National Inventors Hall of Fame: George Washington Carver

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