Posts tagged with Botany

  1. Hail the humble seaweed

    Image created by author   It’s slimy, smelly, slippery and disconcerting when it brushes against your leg while you’re swimming in the ocean. But there’s a …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2020/09/29/hail-the-humble-seaweed

  2. Okay but what IS grass??

    The word “grass” has got to conjure up some of the most dull images the mind has to offer. We literally refer to “watching the grass …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/09/27/okay-but-what-is-grass

  3. The Rise of Extraterrestrial Botany

    Plants can manage to grow in a whole heap of crazy places.  Caves, deserts, in the depths of the oceans, you name it and plants are …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2019/09/23/the-rise-of-extraterrestrial-botany

  4. The strangest bouquet you’ll EVER come across

    When I started telling people I had an interest in plants, I copped some strange looks. And I get it; to the untrained eye, plants just …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/10/21/the-strangest-bouquet-youll-ever-come-across

  5. Why a sunflower is actually a hippy commune

    Being a budding plant scientist, I’m frequently asked (once a year) what my favourite fun fact about plants is. There’s an abundance to choose from – …

    blogs.unimelb.edu.au/sciencecommunication/2018/09/12/why-a-sunflower-is-actually-a-hippy-commune

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