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Botany Twitter just helped discover a rare plant clinging to a cliff in Pennsylvania - Quartz


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Martine did what botanists do: He consulted herbarium specimens, in this case ones held at the Bucknell University herbarium. Herbarium specimens are cuttings of plants that have been dried and affixed to sheets of preservation paper, and stored in ...

Defining the Biology of Autism - Northwestern University NewsCenter


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This article originally appeared in the Breakthroughs newsletter. Listen to the Breakthroughs Podcast for more about autism neurobiology research at Northwestern. When approaching faculty to gauge interest in a new Feinberg center focusing on autism ...

PARK | The ILR-Human Ecology Merger: Let's Not - Cornell University The Cornell Daily Sun


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When the Committee on Organizational Structures in the Social Sciences recommended that the College of Human Ecology and the School of Industrial and Labor Relations combine, I laughed at the thought of HBHS students in Labor Law and ILR students in ...

University of Michigan Herbarium

Ann Arbor - United States

Includes information about the herbarium's collections, searchable databases, catalog of publications, and links.

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Michigan State University Herbarium
United States

Descriptions of the over 530,000 specimens, hours, and loan/exchange policies. Located in East Lansing.

United States

Presenting plants groups with a worldwide scope and particular strengths in marine algae, bryophytes, pteridophytes, and flowering plants.

United States

Databases of fungi, bryophytes, and vascular plants in the collection, located in Knoxville.

Herbarium (RNG), The University of Reading, UK.
United Kingdom

An institution in which can be found both teaching and research opportunities. The Herbarium of the University is part of the School of Plant Sciences.

Oregon State University Herbarium
United States

The OSU Herbarium is a large collection of Oregon and Pacific Northwest plants. Provides links to the specimen database, type specimen images and literature, and the Oregon Flora Project.

University of Florida Herbarium (FLAS)
United States

The herbarium and the associated paleobotanical collection have combined holdings of approximately 1/2 million specimens. Includes library search, catalog, and project information.

University of Oslo Mycological Herbarium
Norway

Collections database, images, fact sheets, red list, list of taxon names and synonyms. In Norwegian and English.

University of California, Davis Herbarium
United States

Collection includes angiosperms from California and other parts of the U.S., Mediterranean Europe, Mexico, and Ecuador. Also houses California weeds and vernal pool plants.

University of Florida Herbarium (FLAS)
United States

Unit of the Department of Natural History. Collection includes vascular plants, bryophytes and lichens, and fungi of Florida.

University of Minnesota Lichen Herbarium
United States

Houses specimens native to Minnesota as well as those from around the world.