Latest Salicaceae Stories

The Case Of The Dying Aspens
2011-12-14 04:00:20

New research led by Carnegie researcher and Stanford University PhD student William Anderegg offers evidence for the physiological mechanism governing tree death in a drought.

2010-12-29 13:36:27

Woody ornamental plants with colorful or unusually shaped stems, buds, flowers, or fruits represent a growing specialty niche in cut flower production markets.

2010-10-15 16:26:13

A potential solution for global energy demands is the use of Poplar, a fast-growing tree with high yields, for biofuels.

2010-08-18 13:20:56

Despite the many cosmetic products, surgical treatments, food supplements, and drugs designed specifically to reverse the biological effects of aging in humans, long-lived aspen clones aren't so lucky.

2010-03-03 13:20:00

SYRACUSE, N.Y., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Aspen Dental Management, Inc. (ADMI) announced today that the company, its employees and allied Aspen Dental practices would donate more than $52,000 to the American Red Cross as a result of its "An Hour for Haiti" program.

2010-02-25 07:05:00

COLLEGE PARK, Md., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gas money for your tank doesn't grow on trees, but one day you might be filling up with fuel that does.

2010-01-26 09:23:00

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the growing humanitarian crisis following the recent earthquake in Haiti, Aspen Dental Management, Inc.

2009-09-29 06:45:00

WHEATON, Ill., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Golden Aspen" (published by AuthorHouse), the charming new children's book by Cheryl A. Price, follows the life of a small tree nestled within the Colorado Rockies, and its struggle to be accepted by the other trees in the mountains.

2008-09-16 09:00:28

The Fillmore Ranger District will be conducting a prescribed burn in the Horse Hollow area of Fishlake National Forest, starting the first week of October and continuing through December, U.S. Forest Service officials said Friday.

2008-08-22 18:00:25

Five tall trees in a Seattle park have been deliberately killed with an injection of an herbicide, and two more are turning brown, officials said.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.