Discover Magazine - Botany
News articles from Discover Magazine about botany.
Plants - Live Science
Find out everything there is to know about plants and stay updated on the latest environment news with the comprehensive articles, interactive features and plant pictures at LiveScience.com.
Botany News - Science Daily
Botanical news and information from Science Daily.
What Is Botany? - Botany.org
Botany is the scientific study of plants. "Plants," to most people, means a wide range of living organisms from the smallest bacteria to the largest living things - the giant sequoia trees. By this definition plants include: algae, fungi, lichens, mosses, ferns, conifers and flowering plants.
Botanical Society of America
Most plant scientists are very willing to talk about their careers. Schedule appointments to visit with several botanists at a nearby college or university. Ask them about the nature of their positions and about the specific interests they have in plant biology.
Learn Plants Now! 19 Basic Botanical Terms
You're probably already familiar with buds. In the illustration below, the bud is occurring in the "axil" of the leaf, which is the upper angle between the leaf stalk and the stem. Learn more here.
Botany - Complete University Guide
Botany is the study of plants, and we need plants to survive. Plants provide an essential foundation for life on earth, the food we eat and the beauty of the natural environment and as a result botany is considered to be an extremely important science! Botany is no longer confined to the study of how and why plants survive in the way they do.
How to Become a Botanist - Environmental Science
Plants are vital to all life on earth. They convert light from the sun into energy we can eat, and even use for fuel. They also release the oxygen we breathe. Botanists study plants to try to understand how these processes work. Their research is involved in enhancing crops, developing medicines, cleaning up contaminated sites, and even powering our cars.
Top 10 Botany Facts - GlobalQuiz
What kind of plantation is that? Which European country has the most fertile land? See the top rated botany facts, as voted by Global Quiz players.
About Botany and Plant Science - About Education
Explore the world of botany with articles and resources on plant species, plant science, and cultivation.
Botany Facts, Information, Pictures - Encyclopedia
Get information, facts, and pictures about botany. Make research projects and school reports about botany easy with credible articles from our free, online encyclopedia and dictionary.
Botany: Bioscience Topics - About Bioscience
Botany is the scientific study of plants, or multicellular organisms, that carry on photosynthesis. As a branch of biology, botany sometimes is referred to as plant science or plant biology. The study of plants is important because they are a fundamental part of life on Earth, generating food, oxygen, fuel, medicine and fibers that allow other life forms to exist.
Botany: The Original Natural Science - Environmental Science
A brief overview about the study of botany; the world's oldest natural science.
What is Botany? Careers in Botany, Science Education and Outreach
What is Botany - Careers in Botany, Science Education and Outreach, Botanical Society of America.
Botany - Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia
Botany, also called plant science(s) or plant biology, is the science of plant life and a branch of biology. A botanist or plant scientist is a scientist who specializes in this field of study.