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Glasgow's Giant Voodoo Lily set to cause a stink24/03/2016 News
For some years now, a giant has been slowly forming at Glasgow Botanic Gardens. In the New Year a shoot appeared from within a large black pot in the tropical temperatures of the Palm House. The stem grew thicker and thicker and rich green markings appeared. Gradually, over many weeks, it became clear that this was going to become a very special flower. And it is about to open.
Can the deep seas’ ‘twilight zone’ provide food for the world?24/03/2016 News
The world’s deep seas are home to a vast array of species which are a rich source of biodiversity and, potentially, food – but careful and sustainable fishing is required, according to research involving the University of Strathclyde.