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First Listen: Sarah Louise, 'Deeper Woods' - NPR


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For as long as humans have roamed the earth, forests have captivated a special slice of our collective human imagination. From hot, wet jungles to dry, snowy taigas, forests are sites of refuge, mystery and abundance. It's understandable, then, that ...

Why Scientists Put a Crocodile in an fMRI Machine and Played It ... - Digital Trends


Digital Trends
Researchers in Germany recently scanned a live crocodile's brain in an fMRI machine, while playing it the classical music of Johann Sebastian Bach. The reason? To explore the neurobiology of one of Earth's most prehistoric-looking animals. Here's what ...
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From chameleons to whip snakes: a macro look at the flora and fauna of Londolozi - Earth Touch News


Earth Touch News
Cradled in the game-rich bushveld on the western fringes of South Africa's Kruger National Park, Londolozi Private Game Reserve is probably best known for its big cats. But beyond the rosettes and tawny coats is a more secretive world seldom seen.

Sacred Earth Ethnobotany

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Use of Nicotiana by various tribal groups in Amazonia.

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From Fort Lewis College, Durango, Colorado. Includes definition of the science, projects, special events and database of plants of the southwest region of the United States.

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Information from Wikipedia on this branch of botany that studies the relationships that exist between people and plants.

Ethnobotany Bibliography
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A suggested introductory reading list from the Centre for Economic Botany, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London.

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Describes both food and medicinal uses of plants, listed alphabetically by scientific name.