Monsanto, glyphosate, and the war on invasive species This article details the questionable science used in the war on invasive species. It also exposes several noted "environmentalists", including, surprisingly, Al Gore, as Monsanto shills. #permaculture #sustainability Photographs of eucalyptus trees in California by Chad Ress
Just how much life can you find in an ecosystem of one cubic foot? That is the question photographer David Liittschwager set out to answer when he took a 12-inch metal frame to a range of different environments on land and in water, in tropical climes and temperate regions and began to chart the living organisms.
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Credit: EYE OF SCIENCE/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY Caption: Foxglove leaf. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of a section through a leaf from a foxglove (Digitalis purpurea) plant, showing its hairs (trichomes). The long hairs are a physical defence against animals that might want to eat the plant's leaves, whilst the glandular hairs (yellow) release highly toxic chemicals when touched. Magnification: x107 when printed at 10 centimetres wide.