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Field Notes: Learning Plants and Trees in New York City

Just because you live in the city there’s no reason not to know your plant neighbors – in fact, there may be more resources to do so here than anywhere else. 686 more words

Field Notes

New York Botanical Garden Holiday Train Show 'Bar Car Nights' One Last Time

If you have not been to Bar Car Night of the NYBG Holiday Train Show, this weekend will be your last chance. The entire week, the cold has softened into the sunshine and snow melt. 1,166 more words


"Without the potato, the balance of European power might never have tilted north"*...

In his economic masterwork The Wealth of Nations, the great Scottish economist Adam Smith reveals himself to be a deep admirer of Irish poor folk.

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Holiday Train Show

A tour of New York City’s iconic landmarks as you’ve never seen them: the delightful Holiday Train Show at the New York Botanic Garden. All of the historic buildings and surroundings are constructed from natural materials including wood, leaves, lichens, and bark. 80 more words

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Need Ideas for Winter Break?

With NYC public schools closed for Winter Break from December 25 РJanuary 2, City students and their families have the wonderful opportunity to explore and enjoy some of the many holiday-themed events and festivities that take place in NYC throughout this time of year. 607 more words

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