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Fires spark biodiversity criticism of Sweden's forest industry - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Non-governmental organisations warn that there are considerable challenges to ensuring biodiversity for plants and animals amid the fight against global warming. One in 10 species in the country's forests is on the red list of the Swedish Species ...

"American Eden: David Hosack, Botany, and Medicine in the Garden of the Early Republic" by Victoria Johnson - Santa Fe New Mexican


Santa Fe New Mexican
The continent was, after all, abundant with undiscovered medicinal plants, and Hosack believed it would be possible for medical students to benefit from fieldwork experience with this New World botany. He named the 20-acre space on Fifth Avenue between ...

[Eye]Trailblazing through botany - The Korea Herald


The Korea Herald
[Eye]Trailblazing through botany. By Kim Bo-gyung. First female chief of national arboretum shares adventures, love for plants, dream for DMZ. Published : Jul 26, 2018 - 15:02; Updated : Jul 26, 2018 - 20:23. POCHEON, Gyeonggi Province -- At first, the ...

Plants at Work

Scottsdale - United States

National information campaign working in conjunction with the industry to inform professionals in the public about the numerous benefits of interior plants.

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Features colorful fact sheets from the Botanical Society of America. Learn about carnivorous plant species bizarre adaptations to low-nutrient environments and thier various stratiges for capturing thier incet prey.

How Sharks Work
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Tutorial with a jaw animation and photos.

How Bats Work
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Introduction to bats and bat species, covering the facts and myths about the only mammals that can fly. Find out how some bats see with sound, whether they really live in caves, and if the name "flying mice" is accurate. From How Stuff Works.

How Bats Work
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Illustrated guide to bats and how they help humans.

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Interactive flash animation showing the development and use of a DNA microarray developed from zebrafish cDNA.

How Mosquitoes Work
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Graphic narrative look at mosquitoes; how they breed, how they bite, what diseases they carry, and how to control them.

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Interactive flash animation showing how a flow cytometer works.

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An introduction to genomics and DNA technology designed for teens and adults. It includes genetic diseases, genetically modified crops, forensics and infectious disease identification. From the Marian Koshland Science Museum.

HowStuffWorks: How Your Lungs Work
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Explanation of oxygen exchange and other aspects of breathing.

HowStuffWorks: How Viruses Work
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Answers how biological viruses cause so much trouble, what makes us so vulnerable to them, and what makes them spread.