Quantcast

Latest Gentiana Stories

Genuflecting Plant Discovered In Brazil
2011-09-21 04:06:32

A new plant that buries its seeds, the first in its family, is discovered in the Atlantic forest of Bahia, Brazil, by an international team of scientists.

35903_web
2011-09-14 19:02:49

Species exploration using off-the-grid solar energy, Internet, and digital cameras reveals hidden surprises.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
Related