Annuals- Tender, Hardy and Half-Hardy

Annuals are a delight to the gardener and to those who view the garden. They provide bountiful color and fulfill many gardening functions. [Read More]
| Home | Sitemap |
 

Pink Hibiscus

Pink Hibiscus, the state flower of Hawaii, is a beautiful bloom. This perennial favorite comes in different shapes and sizes. They have single and double petals and vary in size from small to ten or twelve inches in height.

[Read More]


Directory


More Science from Scientific American

Science news and technology updates from Scientific American

Did Life Sign the Guest Book on Mars?

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:00:00 GMT

The coating known as “varnish” that covers rocks in the American Southwest could offer important clues

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Anorexia May Be Linked to Metabolism, a Genetic Analysis Suggests

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 18:15:00 GMT

A large, correlation-based study identifies eight genome regions associated with the eating disorder

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Silica Blankets Could Make Mars Habitable

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:30:00 GMT

Thin layers of lightweight aerogel might be the main ingredient for making regions of the Red Planet more Earth-like

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Who Should Pay for "Moon Shots"?

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 04:00:00 GMT

The federal government must step up funding of science and technology R&D

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Science Means Not Knowing

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:00:00 GMT

It’s an uncomfortable feeling, but it pushes us to seek a deeper understanding of the world around us

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Tobacco Plants Made to Produce Useful Compounds

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 20:09:00 GMT

A proof-of-concept study got transgenic tobacco plants to make a useful enzyme in their chloroplasts, not nuclei, minimizing chances for transfer to other organisms.

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Joseph Lange's Campaign Against HIV

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:05:00 GMT

Seema Yasmin, director of research and education at the Stanford Health Communication Initiative, talks about her book The Impatient Dr. Lange: One Man’s Fight to End the Global HIV Epidemic....

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Ancient Mongolian Nests Show Dinosaurs Protected Their Eggs

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 18:15:00 GMT

The fossils provide the first clear example of group nesting activities in dinosaurs

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


The "Woodstock of Physics" Is Finally Living Up to Its Promise

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 16:00:00 GMT

A landmark meeting in 1987 promised that high-temperature superconductors would change the world. No one realized how long it would take

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Q&A: Shuttle Astronaut Mike Massimino on the Legacy of Apollo 11

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMT

Neil Armstrong’s “one small step” shaped a generation of future explorers—and even the first tweet sent from space

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


1,000 Years of Congruent Numbers

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 16:00:00 GMT

These integers have inspired one of the most important unsolved problems in mathematics

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Celebrating the Engineers behind the First Moon Landing

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 11:00:00 GMT

My  father was one of those who worked feverishly behind the scenes 50 years ago to get astronauts safely to the moon and back

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


11,898 Solar Eclipses in 5,000 Years

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 13:00:00 GMT

Precisely when and where eclipses occur is a complicated business

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


The 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:30:00 GMT

Celebrating the past and future of humans on the moon

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Controversial Telescope Set to Begin Construction in Hawaii

Tue, 16 Jul 2019 14:45:00 GMT

The Thirty Meter Telescope project has faced years of legal challenges over planned Mauna Kea site

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Sloths Climb a New Evolutionary Tree

Sat, 13 Jul 2019 19:00:00 GMT

Analysis of ancient genes changes what researchers expected about giant sloth evolution

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


To Fix the Reproducibility Crisis, Rethink How We Do Experiments

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 16:00:00 GMT

Scientists are taught to vary one factor at a time, but a so-called multifactorial approach could be more reliable

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Striped Maples Can Change Sex Repeatedly

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 19:00:00 GMT

Unassuming tree has unusual sex life

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


When the Moon Was a Monster

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 13:00:00 GMT

Some 70 years before the Apollo 11 landing, a malevolent natural satellite first landed on the big screen

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


A Strange Dinosaur's Unusual Strut

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 13:00:00 GMT

A newly named dinosaur balanced on one toe of each foot

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


What to Expect from India's Second Moon Mission

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 10:45:00 GMT

The Chandrayaan-2 orbiter, lander and rover will seek out water ice and other potentially valuable resources near the lunar south pole

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


How Poetry Can Help Communicate Science

Fri, 19 Jul 2019 16:00:00 GMT

It can break down the barriers that separate experts from the rest of us

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Investigating the Zombie Ant's "Death Grip"

Thu, 18 Jul 2019 23:00:00 GMT

Researchers dissected the jaws of ants infected with the Ophiocordyceps fungus to determine how the fungus hijacks the ants' behavior. Christopher Intagliata reports. 

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Why the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 Is So Special to Me

Mon, 15 Jul 2019 11:00:00 GMT

My dad worked for NASA, recruited John Glenn and knew Neil Armstrong

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com


Rhinos and Their Gamekeepers Benefit from AI

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:12:00 GMT

Starting in 2017, an artificial intelligence monitoring system at the Welgevonden Game Reserve in South Africa has been helping to protect rhinos and their caretakers.  

-- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com




© Copyright 2019 Lilylakecrafts.com. All rights reserved.
Unauthorized duplication in part or whole strictly prohibited by international copyright law.