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Sky gardens: 10 of world's best high-rise, rooftop green spaces | CNN Travel

GARDENS BY THE BAY Singapore

<b>Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay</b> is an award-winning urban landscaped garden featuring <b>two cooled conservatories</b> and the <b>Super Tree Grove</b>.<p><b>GARDENS BY THE</b> …

Chinese New Year

15 Essential Western Experiences for Garden-Lovers

Posted: January 13, 2015 in Uncategorized

Each winter I like to make at least one trip to the Matthaei Botanical Garden which is run by the University of …

The 15 Best Botanical Gardens in California

Even the happiest of urbanists need to escape the hustle and bustle of the big city to walk among natural beauty from time to time. A visit to a …

10 Gardens In The United States That Mean Business

Spring has sprung, flowers are starting to pop out of the ground here and there, and weekend gardeners are crossing their fingers hoping that rain …

Amazon rainforest losing capacity to fight climate change as trees die

The Amazon rainforest is losing its ability to absorb carbon dioxide in the atmosphere as trees are dying, which could have negative implication on …

Carbon Dioxide

Ancient Trees Sprout New Life

Tucked away in the rolling hills of northern Michigan a once-dilapidated warehouse in the town of Copemish now brims with thousands of tiny saplings. …

Rare Atlas moths photographed mating at Tree Point Conservation Reserve near Darwin

Birds do it, bees do it — and now there is photographic evidence that a rare species of moth does it too.<p>Rangers employed by Indigenous group …

Jacksonville's Treaty Oak Was Saved by a Fake News Story

<i>Atlas Obscura on Slate is a blog about the world’s hidden wonders. Like us on Facebook and Tumblr, or follow us on Twitter.</i><p>There are a number of …

Why conifer seeds twirl with one 'wing' - Futurity

The whirling, winged seeds of today's conifers are wonders of engineering, as well as the result of about 270 million years of tree evolution.

Eastern Hemlock - Shenandoah National Park (U.S. National Park Service)

<b>Scientific Name:</b> <i>Tsuga canadensis</i> <b><br>Kingdom:</b> Plantae - Plants <b><br>Division:</b> Coniferophyta - Conifers <b><br>Class:</b> Pinopsida - Conifers <b><br>Family:</b> Pinaceae - Pine family</b> …

I Already Loved These Trees. But Now I Just Want To Plant Dogwoods Everywhere After Reading THIS!

The Legend of the Dogwood<p>Dogwood trees are absolutely beautiful and produce a stunning flower. There is a 'legend' that the Dogwood tree is what …

31 Beech Tree Forests To See Before You Die

Go live in the woods? Beech I might.

Eternal Sunshine Could Come from Solar-Powered Palm Trees

The sun never sets under Drzach and Suchy's solar powered flora.<p>White, sandy beaches, boulevards lined with palm trees, and endless rays of sun are everyday sights in paradisiacal locales like Southern California and the Bahamas, but Swiss artists Drzach and Suchy are using eco-friendly design to …