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*  Angiosperms
Flowering plants of the world. B.T. Batsford Ltd., London, UK.. Hickey, L. J., and A. D. Wolfe. 1975. The bases of angiosperm ... land plants, seed plants and flowering plants. Plant Systematics and Evolution 213:259-287. ... Flowering Plant Gateway. Hugh Wilson, Texas A&M Bioinformatics Working Group. *Classification of Flowering Plants. Kåre Bremer ... The angiosperms, or flowering plants, are one of the major groups of extant seed plants and arguably the most diverse major ...
  http://www.tolweb.org/Angiosperms
*  Polemoniaceae
Important insights into plant speciation, especially among annual plants, have been gained from studies of species in this ... Significant diversity also exists elsewhere in the world. A principle lineage consisting of Cantua, Cobaea, and Bonplandia is ... upper 2/3 of plant Image Use This media file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License - Version ... In the plant sciences, the phlox family is an important model for investigating pollination biology and evolutionary patterns ( ...
  http://tolweb.org/Polemoniaceae
*  Monsanto Asks World Health Organization To 'Retract' Cancer Link
Just days after the World Health Organization's International Agency for Research on Cancer released a report publicly ... Margarita is certified in plant-based nutrition from the T. Colin Campbell Foundation and Cornell University, and holds a ... Recently, Monsanto's Roundup herbicide - the most widely used and best-selling herbicide in the U.S. and one of the world's ... Monsanto Asks World Health Organization To "Retract" Cancer Link. Posted by Margarita Restrepo ...
  http://sustainable.media/monsanto-asks-world-health-organization-to-retract-cancer-link/
*  Gesneriaceae
This plant demonstrates the long, brightly colored corolla common in the neotropical members of the Gesneriaceae. ... The Gesneriaceae are primarily a tropical family found in both New and Old World tropics, although there are some temperate ... Many species (20%) are epiphytic, and the Gesneriaceae ranks among the top ten plant families in terms of absolute numbers of ... For the most part, the subfamily Gesnerioideae is found in the New World, the exceptions being members of the tribe ...
  http://tolweb.org/Gesneriaceae
*  State of the World's Plants and Fungi | Kew
... taking stock of the world's most valuable and vulnerable plants and fungi. ... State of the World's Plants and Fungi provides a cutting-edge horizon scan, ... State of the World's Plants and Fungi provides a cutting-edge horizon scan, taking stock of the world's most valuable and ... Building on the success of our State of the World's Plants reports and website, the State of the World's Fungi report provides ...
  https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/state-of-the-worlds-plants-and-fungi
*  Plant Life: the state of the world's plants - Geographical
The world's first comprehensive report on plant species finds over one fifth at risk of extinction Steven Bachman flips the ... More recently, the State of the World's Plants report has allowed the figure to re-emerge in the public eye and it has since ... Just as the citizen is encouraged to engage in plant data, so is the botanist's world opening up to the public. In a ... The report in his hands is Kew's State of the World's Plants, a document he helped coordinate. By pulling together the ...
  http://geographical.co.uk/places/forests/item/1901-plant-life
*  Cobra plant | The world's spookiest plants - Gardening
Cobra plant (Darlingtonia californica). There aren't many plants that look like a rearing snake, complete with spooky forked- ... Drop in for a pint and leave with a plant: the Chelsea Flower Show medallist who has turned a pub into a nursery Premium ... Introducing Britain to a simpler, more muscular approach to naturalistic planting': a first look into the £2 million garden at ...
  https://www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening/how-to-grow/the-worlds-spookiest-plants/cobra-plant-/
*  On Plants - World Digital Library
The illustrations show animals, plants, minerals, and utensils, painted in watercolors or simply drawn, located at the top of ... plants, and minerals are illustrated and described for their medicinal properties, in keeping with the medieval tradition of ... On plants) is a natural science encyclopedia, in which animals, ... On Plants Description. Historia Plantarum (On plants) is a ... Animals Codex Herbals Illuminations Medicinal plants Medicine, Greek and Roman Medicine, Medieval Minerals Miniatures ( ...
  https://www.wdl.org/en/item/11560/
*  One of world's rarest plants stolen from Kew - Telegraph
The plant is the world's smallest species of water lily and the item stolen was growing in an ornamental pond inside one of the ... One of world's rarest plants stolen from Kew. An example of the nymphaea thermarum - saved from extinction by experts at Kew ... Gardens - vanishes from world-renowned botanical centre Nymphaea thermarum, the smallest waterlily in the world Photo: ... Thieves targeting rare plants prompt botanical gardens to beef up security Thefts at some of Britain's most prestigious gardens ...
  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening/plants/10568994/One-of-worlds-rarest-plants-stolen-from-Kew.html
*  Fluorescence Map Offers New View Of World's Land Plants - Redorbit
Glowing Plants?. The same mechanism that makes plants fluoresce causes a range of everyday objects -- ground-up plant leaves, ... Fluorescence Map Offers New View Of World's Land Plants. by Sam Savage ... unstressed plants produce a stronger fluorescence signal than stressed plants. However, complicating matters, the reverse is ... However, plants fluoresce in specific parts of the blue, green, red, and far-red spectrum. Chlorophyll fluorescence from green ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/science/2060132/fluorescence_map_offers_new_view_of_worlds_land_plants/
*  100+ of the World's Weirdest Plants and Animals | Urbanist
16 of the World's Weirdest Endangered Trees, Plants and Flowers: The most amazing and offbeat plant-life on the planet - but ... 100+ of the World's Weirdest Plants and Animals. Article by Kurt, filed under Destinations & Sights in the Travel category ... 70 of the World's Most Incredible Plant Species. These four creative collections feature images and information on some of the ... WebEcoist has showcased some of the most strange and amazing plant and animal species in the world - highlighting the most ...
  https://weburbanist.com/2008/11/24/strange-amazing-rare-plants-animals-species/
*  Quake rocks Japan's crippled nuclear power plant | world | Hindustan Times
A 5.6-magnitude earthquake shook an area of northeast Japan which includes the tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant ... "The plant is continuing its normal operations including the injection of water into the (molten) reactor cores," he added. ... Quake rocks Japan's crippled nuclear power plant A 5.6-magnitude earthquake shook an area of northeast Japan which includes the ... A 5.6-magnitude earthquake shook an area of northeast Japan which includes the tsunami-crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant ...
  https://www.hindustantimes.com/world/quake-rocks-japan-s-crippled-nuclear-power-plant/story-wBw1Orix3Y6AvH1iPhC7iN.html
*  Plant World Has Its Good Sports Plant's Unique Offshoots Are Great Indoor Accents - tribunedigital-orlandosentinel
Plants that go ''punk'' are making a big scene in homes and offices. These table-top and hanging oddities, which feature ... Plant World Has Its Good Sports Plant's Unique Offshoots Are Great Indoor Accents. ... A growing plant may contain some tissue that is genetically different from the remaining parent plant. While plants are being ... These radicals of the plant world that nurserymen call ''sports'' are in vogue for display indoors and on shaded patios. ...
  http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/1985-06-01/business/0300290021_1_parent-plant-tissue-culture-sports
*  Continuous leak feared at Japan nuclear plant - World - Chinadaily.com.cn
The operator of Japan's quake-struck Fukushima nuclear power plant said on Friday it could not rule out the possibility that it ... Asked if Tokyo Electric, also known as Tepco, could confirm that the plant is not leaking radiation into the sea any more, a ... TOKYO - The operator of Japan's quake-struck Fukushima nuclear power plant said on Friday it could not rule out the possibility ... An aerial view shows Kansai Electric Power Co's Ohi nuclear power plant's No. 4 reactor (front) in Ohi, Fukui prefecture, in ...
  http://www.chinadaily.com.cn/world/2012-10/26/content_15850716.htm
*  Frontiers | Genetic Tracing of Jatropha curcas L. from Its Mesoamerican Origin to the World | Plant Science
We found two Veracruz accessions in another group, whose ancestors might be shipped from Port of Veracruz to the Old World, to ... We found two Veracruz accessions in another group, whose ancestors might be shipped from Port of Veracruz to the Old World, to ... has been recognized as a promising biofuel plant for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. However, recent attempts at commercial ... has been recognized as a promising biofuel plant for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. However, recent attempts at commercial ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpls.2017.01539/full
*  Talking Plants: Molly-dookers rare in plant world, perhaps
But what about 'twiners', plants that curl around other plants and trellises. Do they twine one way in the Northern Hemisphere ... hemisphere or plant family. Angela says she surveyed plants in pristine habitats and most if not all were likely to be native. ... Barbie from office plants said... This is really a knowledge gaining post and all thanks to Google search engine get me on here ... The assumption here is that basis for twining is genetic and a plant will retain its twining direction wherever it grows. One ...
  http://talkingplants.blogspot.com/2011/01/molly-dookers-rare-in-plant-world.html
*  Plants of the World Online - Wikipedia
World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. References[edit]. *^ "About the Plants of the World Online portal", Plants of the ... Plants of the World Online is an online database published by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. It was launched in March 2017 ... "to enable users to access information on all the world's known seed-bearing plants by 2020". The initial focus was on tropical ... Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Plants_of_the_World_Online&oldid=862973224" ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plants_of_the_World_Online
*  Mauritania forces find bomb-making plant - World news - Africa | NBC News
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  http://www.nbcnews.com/id/24015616/ns/world_news-africa/
*  Targets for Crop Biotechnology in a Future High-CO2 and High-O3 World | Plant Physiology
Your Name) has sent you a message from Plant Physiology Message Body (Your Name) thought you would like to see the Plant ... Kangasjärvi J, Jaspers P, Kollist H (2005) Signalling and cell death in ozone-exposed plants. Plant Cell Environ 28: 1021-1036 ... Long SP, Ainsworth EA, Rogers A, Ort DR (2004) Rising atmospheric carbon dioxide: Plants FACE the future. Annu Rev Plant Biol ... Drake BG, Gonzalez-Meler MA, Long SP (1997) More efficient plants: a consequence of rising atmospheric CO2? Annu Rev Plant ...
  http://www.plantphysiol.org/content/147/1/13.full
*  Two FCA Plants Earn World-class Manufacturing Status
Mack Avenue engine plant and Toledo machining plant have been awarded bronze status for their efforts in implementing world- ... Mack Avenue engine plant and Toledo machining plant have been awarded bronze status for their efforts in implementing world- ... Two FCA Plants Earn World-class Manufacturing Status. Noria news wires Tags: manufacturing The Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) ... A score of 85 indicates world class.. The 1.4-million-square-foot Mack Avenue engine plant was purchased in 1953 by Chrysler ...
  http://www.reliableplant.com/Read/30627/world-class-manufacturing
*  Frontiers | Establishing the Bases for Introducing the Unexplored Portuguese Common Bean Germplasm into the Breeding World |...
Seed and plant morphological characterization of 150 Portuguese common bean accessions revealed a clear separation among ... and seed and plant morphological characterization (14 traits) of 175 accessions from Portuguese mainland and islands ... and seed and plant morphological characterization (14 traits) of 175 accessions from Portuguese mainland and islands ... 2014). A strategy for finding the optimal scale of plant core collection based on monte carlo simulation. Sci. World J. 2014: ...
  https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpls.2017.01296/full
*  Indiana Transmission Plant Achieves World-class Designation
... recently achieved its world-class manufacturing bronze designation, becoming the fifth of the company's Indiana facilities to ... The FCA US Indiana Transmission Plant I (ITPI) ... Plants awarded for their efforts also have a role in ... Indiana Transmission Plant Achieves World-class Designation. Noria news wires Tags: manufacturing The FCA US Indiana ... The plant currently produces the six-speed rear-wheel-drive transmissions for Ram trucks, Cummins Diesel and Heavy Duty, in ...
  http://www.reliableplant.com/Read/30598/world-class-plant
*  Work resumes at Japan N-plant - World
The operator of a troubled nuclear power plant resumed efforts to restore power at reactors a day after gray smoke from a ... Work resumes at Japan N-plant Tokyo: The operator of a troubled nuclear power plant resumed efforts to restore power at ... Smoke was also seen at reactor 2, but the plant's operator said it was believed to be steam. Two armoured vehicles were to be ... Work resumes at Japan N-plant. 22 Mar 2011, 10:53 Jagran Post Editorial , Last Updated: 22 Mar 2011, 13:07 ...
  http://post.jagran.com/work-resumes-at-japan-nplant-1300771383
*  Arnhem plants the world's first 'urban climate tree'
Arnhem has planted the world's first ever stadsklimaatboom ('urban climate tree') in the Sonsbeekkwartier. This district is ... Arnhem plants the world's first 'urban climate tree'. August 18, 2014 Arnhem has planted the world's first ever ... Planting a tree will significantly reduce summer energy bills and improve environment, study finds. May 30, 2013 Now that ... "Planting trees is one of the most effective ones. Trees give shade and prevent the town from warming up. Their stomata release ...
  https://phys.org/news/2014-08-arnhem-world-urban-climate-tree.html
*  Red Suns and Black Trees: Shedding a New Light on Alien Plants - Universe Today
On a world with a red star there would be few blue (3-400nm) photons, so the sky would be black at day, and plants with violet ... 9 Replies to "Red Suns and Black Trees: Shedding a New Light on Alien Plants" * Lawrence B. Crowell says: ... Why plants have non-green colors on leaves that may or may not be used for photosynthesis (say, summer vs autumn foliage) is ... On Earth, most plants have evolved to be green in order to take advantage of the yellowish color of the sunlight that's ...
  https://www.universetoday.com/85038/red-suns-and-black-trees-shedding-a-new-light-on-alien-plants/