Category Archives: Plants

Thorny Rose

Observed on Q Street, between 14th and 15th, Northwest, D.C.:

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Urban Jungle

Observed on Corcoran Street, Logan Circle, D.C.:

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The Crabapple of My Eye

Observed in Boston’s Public Garden:

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Sedum rupestre, observed at the U.S. Botanical Garden, Washington, D.C.:

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Heard It Through the Grapevine: More Scientific Infrastructure Problems

Our usual plaint about the state of research infrastructure: One of the ridiculous things about many depictions of science in TV and movies is the notion that there‚Äôs this huge infrastructure: shiny labs (which are always neat and spacious), high-tech … Continue reading

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Bronze Leaf

Observed on Commonwealth Avenue before all of the snow:

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Corn and rice observed at the U.S. Botanic Garden:

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