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The Biochemistry of Beer: Why the Source of Sugar Matters - Inverse

This is one of the simplest and oldest biochemical processes on the planet. But before that transformation is possible, you need the sugar itself. Sugar is one of the most important substances in nature. The competition for it, the complex interplay of ...

The Wife's Tale by Aida Edemariam review – anatomy of an unyielding spirit - The Guardian

The Guardian
Yetemegnu, subject of Aida Edemariam's memoir, who lived through the Italian occupation of Ethiopia in the 1930s. Photograph: 4th Estate/Harper Collins. Aida Edemariam found the subject of this engaging biography in her own family tree – The Wife's ...

Scientists Complete Butterfly Evolutionary Tree -
An international team of lepidopterists has compiled the most comprehensive evolutionary tree for butterflies to date. The results appear in the journal Current Biology. First comprehensive map of butterfly evolution: branch support is color coded ...

Tree Matters

United Kingdom

Site for The Dendrologist, a quarterly magazine. Also contains tree tips and a record of the dates of upcoming dendrology events in the UK.

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    Botany - Dendrology

  • Description:

    Welcome to Tree Matters - The Website for The Dendrologist
    The Website for the Dendrologist

Monkey Matters
United States

Offers information on regulations and nutrition, placement services, publications and videos on captive monkey care and behavior, photo galleries, and more.

Smithsonian Magazine - Small Matters
United States

Illustrated article about how leafcutter ants learned to grow fungi, changing from hunter-gatherers to farmers.

Peace Matters: Alex Comfort
United Kingdom

Brief profile which focuses on the author's pacifism and political action.

What Tree is That?
United States

Resources from the National Arbor Day Foundation for identifying trees and leaves in the Eastern, Central, and Western United States.

What Tree Is It?
United States

You see an unknown tree. Or perhaps you've found part of a tree, and you want to know what kind of tree it came from. The focus is on common trees of Ohio.

How Does Water go Up in a Tree?
United States

Abstract of a study by Charles M. Redman on the fluid dynamics of plants.
United States

Provides information about the general identification of trees as well as more specific techniques for a limited number of species. Includes information about dendrology.

Tree Puzzle

Computer program to reconstruct phylogenetic trees from molecular sequence data by maximum likelihood.

Includes brief botany and description. Also notes on cultivation, and pest and diseases relevant to Sri Lanka.

The Chocolate Tree
United States

Research project by Kirsten Boland on Theobroma cacao, including its classification, habitat, reproduction, adaptations, nutrition and interactions with other species.