Nathan Henderson

Nathan Henderson

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Colorful #Carnations (Dianthus caryophyllus). These flowers have been cultivated and hybridized for hundreds of years. #SciArt by Peter Charles Henderson.

Plates from Robert Thornton’s Temple of Flora, 1807 Bridal beds, blushing captives, and swollen trunks – Carl Linnaeus’ taxonomy of plants heralded a whole new era in Europe of plants.

Ser. 4, v 1 (1877) -. Ibis. - Biodiversity Heritage Library

The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community.

What makes one ecosystem strong and another weak in the face of change?

Why is biodiversity so important? “Our planet’s diverse, thriving ecosystems may seem like permanent fixtures, but they’re actually vulnerable to collapse. Jungles can become deserts, and reefs can.