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Planning For Mars: South Florida Students Talk Space Botany With ... - WLRN


WLRN
As part of a project to find the best edible plants to grow in space, NASA has turned to South Florida students. High school and middle schoolers participating in the Fairchild Challenge educational competition are helping select food plants ...

Clear cutting our future - Cape Cod Times


Cape Cod Times
Reaching into nature like the tendrils of some giant squid, humanity throws off the long-established natural balance, sometimes accidentally giving rise to invasive species against which the indigenous flora and fauna have no defenses. This, coupled ...

How Chinese soybeans are tied to Michigan ecology - Monroe Evening News


Monroe Evening News
That's when researchers connect the science of human behavior with the study of ecology to better understand how the world is connected. It's a technique that can help experts predict future natural disasters and environmental needs. “This is a novel ...

Plants for a Future

Durham - United Kingdom

Resource centre for edible, medicinal, and other useful plants.

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Plants For a Future
United Kingdom

A resource centre for rare and unusual plants, particularly those which have edible, medicinal or other uses. The site contains an online database of over 7000 plants.

Plants for a Future
United Kingdom

Information about a wide range of edible or otherwise useful plants, sorted by names and potential uses. Includes a searchable database.

United Kingdom

Description, medicinal and other uses and horticultural information.

United Kingdom

Description, edible and medicinal uses and cultivation of Spiderwort, also classified as Phlomis cephalotes.

United Kingdom

Description, edible, medicinal and other uses and cultivation.

United Kingdom

Database of alternative food plants, their uses and cultivation.

United Kingdom

Brief description, print references, and a list of its recorded uses, including medicinal and herbal.

United Kingdom

Description, edible, medicinal and other uses and cultivation.

United States

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.

United States

Discusses the commercial demand for Hydrastis canadensis and its potential effects on the survival of the species.