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Lesson in tree physiology - The Middlesboro Daily News


The Middlesboro Daily News
Trees are impressive life forms, producing tall majestic columns that reach to the sky. Besides support, tree trunks perform a number of functions, so here's a lesson in tree physiology. Growth of the trunk occurs at a thin layer of cells called the ...

Fantastic Microscope Video of Modern Cell Biology - AZoNano.com


AZoNano.com
A very tiny red carpet is ready. The paparazzi are gathering as a daring experiment in communicating cell biology comes to the test—who will watch the three “Tell Your Own Cell Story” videos commissioned by Celldance Studios, a.k.a. the ASCB's Public ...

Alberta's Red Rock Coulee is filled with stunning vistas, flora, fauna - Montreal Gazette


Montreal Gazette
In the waning, dusty-grey light of a cool, fall day - eager to reach the warmth of my vehicle still a couple of kilometres away - I wasn't all that careful where I stepped. That was a big mistake. Hidden in the sun-baked hollows and concretion-peppered ...

Tree and Wood Identification: Red Oak

Blacksburg - United States

Pictures and facts about red oak leaves and wood.

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    WMS Kids' Section: Tree and Wood Identification - Red Oak

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For each variety, discusses habitat, native range, associated forest cover, and detailed facts on reproduction and growth. Includes distribution maps.

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Photos of fruit, leaf, bud, flower, bark, and form.

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