Botany

BBC - Botany: A Blooming History (2011)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 3, 2017
BBC - Botany: A Blooming History (2011)

BBC - Botany: A Blooming History (2011)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3490 Kbps | 3x~58min | 4.26 GiB
Audio: English AAC 122 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
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 (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.

Botany for the Artist: An Inspirational Guide to Drawing Plants (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Veslefrikk at Dec. 8, 2012
Botany for the Artist: An Inspirational Guide to Drawing Plants (Repost)

Botany for the Artist: An Inspirational Guide to Drawing Plants
Publisher: DK P.bli.hing 2010 | 256 Pages | ISBN: 0756652502 | PDF | 12 MB

"Botany" ed. by John Kiogora Mworia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at March 17, 2012
"Botany" ed. by John Kiogora Mworia

"Botany" ed. by John Kiogora Mworia
InTeO | 2012 | ISBN: 9535103554 9789535103554 | 235 pages | PDF | 17 MB

This book is devoted to botany and covers topical issues in this diverse area of study. The contributions are designed for researchers, graduate students and professionals. The book also presents reviews of current issues in plant-environment interactions making it useful to environmental scientists as well.

World Spice Plants: Economic Usage, Botany, Taxonomy (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lenami at April 19, 2011
World Spice Plants: Economic Usage, Botany, Taxonomy (Repost)

World Spice Plants: Economic Usage, Botany, Taxonomy
Publisher: Springer | ISBN: 3540222790 | edition 2005 | PDF | 589 pages | 14,5 mb

Despite their long tradition spices are subject to international modern scientific research. This has made it necessary to disseminate knowledge to a large audience of interest. The book addresses this need by informing the reader about the complex worldwide use of spice plants. The many spice and aromatic plants are arranged in alphabetical order of their botanical relevance. It includes all species which have been cultivated for the above purposes. It also covers species whose usage has long ceased or which are used only rarely or have become wild. In this respect the author has aimed at comprehensiveness. In total over 1400 plants have been collated.

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

The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 16, 2017
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World

The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World by Michael Pollan
English | June 12th, 2001 | ASIN: B000FC1H14, ISBN: 0375501290, 0375760393 | 304 pages | AZW3 | 0.52 MB

The book that helped make Michael Pollan, the New York Times bestselling author of Cooked and The Omnivore’s Dilemma, one of the most trusted food experts in America.

Almond: Botany, Production and Uses  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Sept. 7, 2017
Almond: Botany, Production and Uses

Thomas M. Gradziel, "Almond: Botany, Production and Uses"
2017 | ISBN-10: 1780643543 | 512 pages | PDF | 22 MB