The first international "Fascination of Plants Day" (May 18th 2012) will be launched under the umbrella of the European Plant Science Organisation. The goal of this activity is to get as many people as possible around the world fascinated by plants and enthused about the importance of plant science. vifabio is supporting this campaign by collecting the most important internet sources together for you.
You will find more biological web resources in our Internet Guide - a catalogue of annotated and evaluated internet sites.
As a part of its "Biblioteca Digital Dioscórides", the Library of the University Complutense in Madrid provides a segment of digitised botanical books, comprising about 120 titles mainly from the 16th and 17th century, by authors like Bauhin, Dodoens, Fuchs, Lonitzer, L'Obel, and Mattioli. [Editorial staff vifabio]
Project Gutenberg's Botany Bookshelf provides access on a number of historical botany books written by authors like Charles Darwin, Henry M. Brooks and Alexander von Humboldt. These free ebooks are available in ePub, Kindle, HTML and simple text formats. [Editorial staff vifabio]
The first international "Fascination of Plants Day" will be launched under the umbrella of the European Plant Science Organisation (EPSO). The goal of this activity is to get as many people as possible around the world fascinated by plants and enthused about the importance of plant science for agriculture, in sustainably producing food, as well as for horticulture, forestry, and all of the non-food products such as paper, timber, chemicals, energy, and pharmaceuticals. The role of plants in environmental conservation will also be a key message. ... [Information of the supplier]
Diese Website liefert aktuelle Informationen rund um das Thema Pflanzen. Sie bietet interessante Artikel zu neuen Forschungsergebnissen, Pflanzenporträts, Informationen zu NABU Aktionen und eine Sammlung von empfehlenswerter Literatur sowie Internetlinks. Außerdem informiert sie über den Bundesfachausschuss Botanik und dessen geplante Tagungen. ... [Redaktion vifabio]
Welcome to the "Better Botanical Business Bureau", where botanical mistakes in commercial and public venues and products are showcased and corrected. It is not unusual with products, ingredients, and images used in media, design, and commercial works to be presented with the wrong common names, wrong species names, and/or wrong ingredients. This blog provides scientific and educational information to correct such mistakes as part of a global effort to increase botanical knowledge. ... [Information of the supplier]