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The Butterfly

The Butterfly This Victorian glasshouse has delighted plant and flower enthusiasts for over 100 years. Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens are considered to be one of the largest and finest in the country: the thirteen glass display rooms feature lush … Continue reading

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The Origin of Cultivated Fruits and Vegetables

The Origin of Cultivated fruits and Vegetables Most plants are poisonous. Humans have cultivated those few that were edible and nutritious or good tasting, and have selectively bred them over thousands of years for a variety of traits including size, flavor, and … Continue reading

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Antarctica and Greenland both melting faster

Antarctica and Greenland both melting faster The Anthropocene is the (commencement of significant human impact on the Earth’s geology and ecosystems), is a proposed epoch dating from the commencement of significant human impact on the Earth’s geology and ecosystems, including, … Continue reading

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