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Chernobyl by Day, Kyiv by Night
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A true Valhalla for cactus and succulent lovers.
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Zhoushan Shi, China
This abandoned fishing settlement may well be the greenest village in the world.
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Kaluakauka (Doctor's Pit)
The spot where the namesake of the Douglas fir met his mysterious end on a Hawaiian volcano.
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Taipei's New 'Forest Bus' Is the Best Bus in the World
Charged with increasing the city's greenspace, a florist filled a public bus with plants.
June 01, 2017
Invasive Plants Can Transform a Forest, Even After They're Wiped Out
Their impact on ecosystems comes on fast and can be permanent.
May 30, 2017
The Scandalous Life of Nurse and Adventurer Kate Marsden
She spent 11 months trekking to Siberia to find a cure for leprosy, but her love life overshadowed everything.
May 26, 2017
Antigua Guatemala, Guatemala
California Avocado Plaque
Believe it or not, the now-ubiquitous California avocado originated in Guatemala.
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Judean Date Palm Methuselah
This tree was extinct for a thousand years before sprouting again from a 2,000-year-old seed.
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Not One, but Two Corpse Flowers May Soon Stink Up Chicago
Java and Sumatra are currently on display at the city's Botanic Garden.
May 23, 2017
The Future of Antarctica Is Probably Going to Be Greener
Warming temperatures are causing moss banks to grow faster.
May 19, 2017
West Sussex, England
Millennium Seed Bank
Nearly 2 billion seeds from 38,000 species are stored and processed at this visitable facility in a quiet corner of England.
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The Amazing Life and Work of Maria Sibylla Merian
The beautiful botanical illustrations of a 17th-century entomologist, artist, and adventurer.
May 17, 2017
Want Some Berries? Plant Some Bear Poop
One mound from Rocky Mountain National Park has yielded 1,200 seedlings.
May 15, 2017
Australia Accidentally Incinerated a Priceless Plant Specimen
A paperwork mix-up is to blame.
May 09, 2017
The Religious Feud in England Over Asparagus
Some say "Gus the Asparagus Man" doesn't belong in a British cathedral.
April 28, 2017
A massive 1830s industrial site once known as Czechia's "Iron Heart" has been transformed into a playground of science, technology, and art.
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Dr Neil's Garden
A secret garden in a picturesque Edinburgh village has inspired artists for centuries.
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La Habra Heights, California
The Hass Avocado Mother Tree
About 80% of all U.S. avocados are descendants of Rudolph Hass's glorious tree.
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