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History Rose – Legends and Symbols of Roses


History Rose – Legends and Symbols of Roses.

Rose is one of the most beautiful flowers. It is considered a noble flower and not infrequently, the flower of love and elegance.

 

   

Rose can be considered as king of the flowers and that for good reason.As animals have a king, lion, so the flowers have a king, rose. Here are some legends about the appearance of the rose, the colors and spins it, close the  and certainly attract the attention of those who appreciate the flowers, as happened with me.

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History of rose  

Roses have a long and colorful history. There are fossils of roses, evidence that they existed 35 million years. Currently there are over 30,000 species of roses. Growing in the garden of these flowers began about 5000 years ago and most likely in China.

Rose is first mentioned in a note ancient Sumerian. The text says that a small number of trees was brought to the Akkadian king Sargon I, in an expedition undertaken beyond the Tigris and planted in his garden.

In Europe, responsible for bringing Rose seems to be Alexander the Great, who, after a war in Persia, brought with him many treasures, including roses. Herodotus is not but believe that Alexander the Great, but Midas, the mythical king, brought flowers on Greek soil.

Read more: http://gomestic.com/gardening/history-rose-legends-and-symbols-of-roses/#ixzz1rIFvJhCf

 
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Scris de pe Aprilie 6, 2012 în Biology, Flowers, History, Nature, News, Shopping

 

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The Largest Flower in The World (Pictures)


The Largest Flower in The World (Pictures).

The largest flower in the world is called raffles arnoldo a rare specimen that grows in the forests of Indonesia.

The largest flower in the world (Pictures)

Giant plant with a diameter of 91 cm weighing about 7 kg and survives prisoned other plants, with which it feeds, being almost devoid of chlorophyll.

Raffles Arnoldo has no leaves or roots visible , and when blooming, give off an unpleasant odor, very strong, similar to the bodies, but attractive to insects to pollinate the plant approaches.



Read more: http://scienceray.com/biology/botany/the-largest-flower-in-the-world-pictures/#ixzz1rHMjekRg

 
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Scris de pe Aprilie 6, 2012 în Biology, Flowers, Nature, News

 

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Blue Rose


Blue Rose.

Blue Rose; king of the flowers, rose can be considered as king of the flowers

Rose can be considered as king of the flowers and that for good reason. As animals have a king, lion, so the flowers have a king, rose.

 
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Scris de pe Aprilie 6, 2012 în Biology, Flowers, Natures

 

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Microbiome – Beings Who Live in Us, Controlling Our Lives


Microbiome – Beings Who Live in Us, Controlling Our Lives.

Microbes are the dominant life form of Earth. Bacterial organisms living on our planet they outnumbered all others combined. Microbes dominate not only the planet, however, but also new people. Few know that the body of each of us is 10 times more microbial cells than the cells that compose the human body, and the number of microbial genes is 150 times than that of human genes. All these beings living in our body and its surface form an ecosystem that is called „microbiome” and symbiosis of these small beings with human cells creates a true „super-organism”.

 

Microbiome - beings who live in us, controlling our lives

Read more: http://healthmad.com/conditions-and-diseases/microbiome-beings-who-live-in-us-controlling-our-lives/#ixzz1qnXGnzcX

 
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Scris de pe Aprilie 1, 2012 în Biology, Health, News, Science

 

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Proteins in Tears Kill Bacteria


Proteins in Tears Kill Bacteria.

A new study by researchers at the University of Irvine, California tried to discover how a protein localized in human tears and involved in immune defense can kill bacteria.
Proteins in tears kill bacteria 
Read more: http://scienceray.com/biology/proteins-in-tears-kill-bacteria/#ixzz1qnOD5nxb

 
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Scris de pe Aprilie 1, 2012 în Biology, Health, News

 

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Fishing with Bare Hands


Fishing with Bare Hands.

It’s spring was warm, people start to think about camping trips to the forest walks and fishing enthusiasts – after „the pond”, with hook … But instead of routine fishery with regular pan you good – and that has its charm – not you want to learn something new? At least to see how others do? Here’s an exciting and adventurous as method includes: fishing with bare hands. A brand new series from Discovery Channel shows how some fishing without rod, cordless nothing but equipment with which he endowed nature, some splendid fish, fisherman’s dream.

 

Fishing with bare hands

Read more: http://predators.quazen.com/shopping/fishing-with-bare-hands/#ixzz1qEWa9qaz

 
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Scris de pe Martie 26, 2012 în Animals, Biology, Nature, News, Science, Zoology

 

Fish with Legs Missing Link in Evolution Chain


Fish with Legs Missing Link in Evolution Chain.

If vertebrates that lived for the first time on land their ancestors have water, generally accepted theory in academic circles, the process of so radical a transformation took place is still one of many signs of old fish fossil ..

 

Fish with legs missing link in evolution chain

Read more: http://scienceray.com/earth-sciences/paleontology/fish-with-legs-missing-link-in-evolution-chain/#ixzz1qEQB3Gm8

 
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Scris de pe Martie 26, 2012 în Animals, Biology, Natures, News, Zoology

 

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