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Yachay City of Knowledge: A New City of Technology, Research and Innovation

“New Cities” are planned cities, generally conceptualized and constructed in partnership between government and corporate actors. While this phenomenon has resulted in a mixed-bag of mostly non-sustainable boondoggles, there is no doubt that these cities represent a vision of the future – new ways of people living together and relating to one-another. 418 more words


Orchids 2017: Another India

An exploration of India’s natural heritage

12 February – 12 March 2017, 10am – 4.30pm
Cambridge University Botanic Garden

Step out of the cold into the welcoming warmth of the Botanic Garden’s Glasshouses which will be transformed into a technicoloured tapestry of vibrant displays to celebrate the plants and culture of South Asia. 591 more words


What I learned with the Integrated Pest Management Program at Phipps Conservatory and Botanic Garden in Pittsburgh

Hello! This thank you letter is a little summary of what I learned working as the IPM intern (and coordinator for a couple of months) at the Phipps Conservatory in Pittsburgh. 861 more words


Inside the Glass House at Edinburgh's Royal Botanic Gardens

Whilst on my last vacation in Scotland a few weeks ago, I got the opportunity to visit Edinburgh’s Royal Botanic Gardens which allowed me to take a step back from the hustle and bustle of the city. 72 more words


Kay El

​My first jetlag experience. Hitherto I’ve heard only stories about it, second-hand experience. Today I know what it means to be in a state of confusion regarding time. 509 more words


melbourne: a stroll through the park

My friend, Melody, just happened to literally live across from the Shrine of Remembrance and the Botanic Garden. How convenient is that? Not only are these two places free to enter, but incredibly beautifully built and well managed. 103 more words