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What Plants Talk About - Full Length Documentary

"This program integrates hard-core science with a light-hearted look at how plants behave, revealing a world where plants are as busy, responsive and complex as we are."


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Hermoso

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Andres Zurita's curator insight, April 20, 2013 12:30 PM

great source of outreach material

Eve Emshwiller's curator insight, April 24, 2013 1:24 PM

I hope to have time to watch this sometime soon.

Subhabrata Panda's curator insight, April 25, 2013 11:33 AM

This an in-depth studies on biological phenomena with the help of physical and chemical methods.

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PHD Comics: The Very Dead Caterpillar - 2 Minute Thesis

PHD Comics: The Very Dead Caterpillar - 2 Minute Thesis | Tequila and Mezcal | Scoop.it
Link to Piled Higher and Deeper

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Eve Emshwiller's curator insight, July 19, 2013 11:09 AM

Jorge Cham (@PHDComics) illustrates a great 2 minute summary of a PhD disseration on plant defense.  Includes genetic diversity from teosinte, the wild ancestor of maize/corn.  I will definitely be showing this to classes!

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Jorge Cham (@PHDComics) illustrates a great 2 minute summary of a PhD disseration on plant defense.  Includes genetic diversity from teosinte, the wild ancestor of maize/corn.  I will definitely be showing this to classes!

Abigail Rumsey's comment, July 22, 2013 4:25 AM
That looks scarily like my undergrad revision notes, except with better artwork! It must have worked because I actually remember the jasmonate and everything.
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Kew Gardens - Beyond the Gardens - The Forgotten Home of Coffee

There are now 125 species of coffee, but we only use two of them to produce the drink we know and love; Robusta and Arabica. Coffee is one of the world's fav...

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Plantations, genetical variation and research

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What Plants Talk About - Full Length Documentary

"This program integrates hard-core science with a light-hearted look at how plants behave, revealing a world where plants are as busy, responsive and complex as we are."


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Hermoso

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Andres Zurita's curator insight, April 20, 2013 12:30 PM

great source of outreach material

Eve Emshwiller's curator insight, April 24, 2013 1:24 PM

I hope to have time to watch this sometime soon.

Subhabrata Panda's curator insight, April 25, 2013 11:33 AM

This an in-depth studies on biological phenomena with the help of physical and chemical methods.

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A new agenda for blue agave landraces: food, energy and tequila - VALENZUELA - 2010 - GCB Bioenergy - Wiley Online Library

A new agenda for blue agave landraces: food, energy and tequila - VALENZUELA - 2010 - GCB Bioenergy - Wiley Online Library | Tequila and Mezcal | Scoop.it
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Blue agave cultivars- traditional landraces

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Ana G. Valenzuela Zapata's comment, April 23, 2013 3:43 AM
Monovarietal trends affected tequila agaves cultivars, here the diversity and new uses for blue agave Agave tequilana.
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Tequila: A Natural and Cultural History: Ana G. Valenzuela-Zapata, Gary Paul Nabhan: 9780816519385: Amazon.com: Books

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John Ned's comment, September 11, 2013 12:37 PM
This is a great book. I'm working on a tequila documentary and this has been so helpful
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Une poche d'eau de la période précambrienne pourrait abriter la vie

Une poche d'eau de la période précambrienne pourrait abriter la vie | Tequila and Mezcal | Scoop.it
Des chercheurs britanniques et canadiens ont découvert une poche d'eau dans les profondeurs de la mine de Timmins de l'Ontario, au Canada. D'après un communiqué de l'Université de...

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Una visita a la vida del precambrico.

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Gust MEES's curator insight, May 18, 2013 7:47 AM

 

À suivre de près, très intéressant...

 

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The Anti-Cancer Properties of Onions

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The sulfur compounds of the Vidalia onion are extremely healthy -- harbouring the potential to lower your blood sugar, blood pressure and cholesterol, to thin your blood, to bolster your immune system and to fight cancer directly by helping your...

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Eve Emshwiller's curator insight, April 11, 2013 4:48 PM

Onions are in the "foods as medicines" group.