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It has been a while, but I've been busy...

Hey, all — I wanted to share a short post with you, some links that detail my activities in the field over the last two weeks in Idaho and Montana. 154 more words

Claytonia Lanceolata Species Complex

The Natural History Museum in Sibiu

The Natural History Museum in Sibiu is one of the most important museums of its kind in Romania. It exhibits the richest and the most diverse collections in Romania, displaying more than 1 million objects from various fields, such as botany, zoology and palaeontology. 115 more words


14 Botanical Terms for Flower Anatomy

I like to know the names of things. Certainly I don’t have to know what everything is called in order to appreciate it for what it is, but that appreciation deepens when I understand it better. 772 more words


Plant-Insect Interaction: Spicebush swallowtail on a common buttonbush

Spicebush swallowtails (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae: Papilio troilus) are relatively large butterflies that can be found in a variety of habitats in eastern North America. 99 more words


Fields, flowers and jams on Chatsworth Road

I’ve just returned from a Sunday morning jaunt to Chatsworth Road, E5. I’ve not been down there for a couple of years and there are now so many lovely places to shop, eat and drink. 316 more words

Eating And Drinking

Nairobi National Museum

Last weekend I went to the Nairobi National Museum and had a fantastic time. A big highlight for me was their Human Origins section, which includes a fascinating Hominid Skull Room. 513 more words