Botany

The Botany of Desire (2010)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Nov. 8, 2016
The Botany of Desire (2010)

The Botany of Desire (2010)
1080p BluRay | 1920 x 1080 | .MP4/AVC @ 2500 Kbps | 1h 56mn | English AAC 224 Kbps, 2 channels | 2.22 GB
720p BluRay | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 1500 Kbps | 1h 56mn | English AAC 224 Kbps, 2 channels | 1.40 GB
Genre: Documentary

Michael Pollan, a professor of journalism and a student of food, presents the history of four plants, each of which found a way to make itself essential to humans, thus ensuring widespread propagation. Apples, for sweetness; tulips, for beauty; marijuana, for pleasure; and, potatoes, for sustenance. Each has a story of discovery and adaptation; each has a symbiotic relationship with human civilization. The film tells these stories and examines these relationships.

The Botany of Desire (2010)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Nov. 8, 2016
The Botany of Desire (2010)

The Botany of Desire (2010)
BRRip | 720x400 | .AVI/XviD @ 1596 Kbps | 1h 56mn | 1.46 GiB
Audio: English MP3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Michael Pollan, a professor of journalism and a student of food, presents the history of four plants, each of which found a way to make itself essential to humans, thus ensuring widespread propagation. Apples, for sweetness; tulips, for beauty; marijuana, for pleasure; and, potatoes, for sustenance. Each has a story of discovery and adaptation; each has a symbiotic relationship with human civilization. The film tells these stories and examines these relationships.

BBC - Botany: A Blooming History (2011)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 27, 2014
BBC - Botany: A Blooming History (2011)

BBC - Botany: A Blooming History (2011)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3615 Kbps | 3x~58min | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English |4.26 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Series which tells the story of how people came to understand the natural order of the plant world, and how the quest to discover how plants grow uncovered the secret to life on the planet.

The Botany of Desire (2009) (Repost)  Video

Posted by Polik88 at April 16, 2013
The Botany of Desire (2009) (Repost)

The Botany of Desire (2009) (Repost)
BDRip | English | MKV (H264) 29.970 fps 4990 Kbps | 1280x720 | AC3 384 Kbps 48.0 khz | 1h 56mn | 4.37 GB
Genre: Documentary

Featuring Michael Pollan and based on his best-selling book, this special takes viewers on an exploration of the human relationship with the plant world – seen from the plants' point of view.

Botany Buddy - 1.2.1  Software

Posted by IrimiNage at Oct. 26, 2010
Botany Buddy - 1.2.1

Botany Buddy 1.2.1 | iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad | 532.50 MB

The ultimate tree and shrub guide for gardeners, professionals, educators, and nature lovers. The Botany Buddy tree and shrub finder is ideal for identifying plants in the field and selecting plants for a yard. This app is a collaboration of a veteran landscape designer and lifelong gardener, an innovative and creative technology team with major photo contributions from Oregon State University, University of Arizona Arboretum, Proven Winners®, and Botany Buddy’s private library. The team is committed to building a growing community by providing users with online and mobile applications to bring people together with each other and the information they need to succeed.

PBS The Botany of Desire (2009)  Video

Posted by docs4you at Feb. 20, 2010
PBS The Botany of Desire (2009)

PBS The Botany of Desire (2009)
English | 1280 x 720 | 29.97fps | x264 ~ 5 Mbps | MKV | DD5.1 | 2.95 GB
Genre: Documentary
Naturally Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations on Biology, Botany, Nature and Zoology, Second Edition [Repost]

Naturally Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations on Biology, Botany, Nature and Zoology, Second Edition by C.C. Gaither
English | Apr. 12, 2001 | ISBN: 0750306815 | 621 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

In these days of ever-increasing specialization, it is important to gain a broad appreciation of the subject. With this in mind, Naturally Speaking: A Dictionary of Quotations on Biology, Botany, Nature and Zoology…

Computational Botany: Methods for Automated Species Identification  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 8, 2017
Computational Botany: Methods for Automated Species Identification

Computational Botany: Methods for Automated Species Identification by Paolo Remagnino
English | 18 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3662537435 | 124 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This book discusses innovative methods for mining information from images of plants, especially leaves, and highlights the diagnostic features that can be implemented in fully automatic systems for identifying plant species. Adopting a multidisciplinary approach, it explores the problem of plant species identification, covering both the concepts of taxonomy and morphology.
Pomegranate: Botany, Postharvest Treatment, Biochemical Composition and Health Effects [Repost]

Robert E., Smith - Pomegranate: Botany, Postharvest Treatment, Biochemical Composition and Health Effects
Published: 2014-09-30 | ISBN: 1633216489 | PDF | 176 pages | 3.22 MB

The Cabaret of Plants: Botany and the Imagination  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at Dec. 19, 2016
The Cabaret of Plants: Botany and the Imagination

The Cabaret of Plants: Botany and the Imagination by Richard Mabey
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1861976623, 1861979584 | 384 pages | PDF | 7,5 MB