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Biomimicry and Gentrification | Center for Humans & Nature

It all started about 3.5 to 3.8 billion years ago. It might have been a Thursday. A bit of cyanobacteria, otherwise known as blue-green algae, began …

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There’s nothing better than growing your own garlic bulbs to use for cooking. I’ve always loved the taste of fresh garlic and it’s so easy to grow in …

iPad Apps for School

Parts of this post originally appeared on my other blog, FreeTech4Teachers.com. Making animated...<p>Book Creator is a fantastic and popular iPad app …

Free Technology for Teachers

Tuesday, January 30, 2018<p>How to Add Q&A to Your Google Slides Presentations<p>From TodaysMeet (a perennial inclusion in Best of the Web) to FlipGrid …

RT @MartinShovel: Not surprisingly, it wasn't long before this brand new charity shop in Bury town centre revised their shop sign! http://t.co/0vlDQuC22e

Musings on Education and Technology

By: botricks<p>On:<p>From the ear trumpet, transistor type, to the modern digital versions, rapidly evolving advancements in audiology technology has made …

Association for Learning Technology

The Association for Learning Technology (ALT) represents individual and organisational Members from all sectors and parts of the UK. Our Membership …

Chalara dieback of ash - tree pests and diseases

Description<p>First confirmed in Britain in 2012, Chalara dieback of ash, also known as 'Chalara', ash dieback or Chalara ash dieback, is a disease of …

Chalara management plan

Ash tree dieback is caused by the Chalara fraxinea fungus.<p>Published 26 March 2013<p>From:Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs<p>This was …

Oak Processionary Moth nest

Oak Processionary Moth

We provide recommendations for Tree Officers and others who manage trees and woodlands in London, to help them formulate search and treatment plans …

Oak Processionary Moth - Tree pests and diseases

Introduction<p>The larvae, or caterpillars, of the oak processionary moth (OPM; scientific name <i>Thaumetopoea processionea</i>) can affect the health of oak …

wildlife gardening and wildlife gardens

selected...<p><b>Living with Mammals</b><br>Mammal Trust UK's annual survey of these spaces, <i>Living with Mammals</i>, begins its fifth survey season this year and has …

Brownfield regeneration and urban greening (Forest Research)

Greenspace can successfully be established to provide a wide range of socio-economic, health and environmental benefits. There are, however, many …

NASA: Warming Climate Likely Means More Floods, Droughts

The Earth's wettest regions are likely to get wetter while the most arid will get drier due to warming of the atmosphere caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide, according to a new NASA analysis of more than a dozen climate models.<p>Scientists ran simulations of 14 different models, starting …

Replace Your Lights With These Genetically Engineered Glow-Plants

Now on Kickstarter.<p>Light bulbs are so 19th century. Why not genetically engineer yourself a glowing plant instead?<p>A team of scientists on Kickstarter is asking for donations to make it happen. The group has set up a DIY lab, where they're selecting the genes of bioluminescent bacteria, which turn a …

Climate changes could bring malaria to the UK

Leading health experts are urging the government to take action against the growing threat that mosquito-borne diseases, including potentially fatal …

The Terrifying Promise of Robot Bugs

Babylon's hanging garden: ancient scripts give clue to missing wonder

The whereabouts of one of the seven wonders of the ancient world – the fabled Hanging Garden of Babylon – has been one of the great mysteries from …

New to Nature No 102: Lobariella sipmanii

A new species of lichen was found growing on lower to mid-height stems and small trunks of <i>Diplostephium revolutum</i>, a composite, in Bogotá, Colombia. …

Esa approves Biomass satellite to monitor Earth's forests

<b>A satellite that can "weigh" the Earth's forests has just been given the go ahead by the European Space Agency.</b><p>Biomass, as it will be known, is expected to launch in 2020.<p>The spacecraft will carry a novel radar system that is able to sense the trunks and big branches of trees from orbit.<p>Scientists …

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