Biology Archives

Monday

October 27, 2014 11:23 am

Plant of the Week Oct 27-Nov 2

Plant of the Week Oct 27-Nov 2

Cacao (Theobroma cacao) Posted by Nora Dahlberg Scientific Name: Theobroma cacao Range: Central and South America Cool Facts: The cacao…

Thursday

October 23, 2014 11:41 am

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

Get to Know Your Bates Trees

American Elm (Ulmus Americana L.) American elm was once prized for planting along city streets and on college campuses due…

Monday

October 20, 2014 4:23 pm

Plants of the Week Oct 20-26

Plants of the Week Oct 20-26

Hibiscus (Hibiscus spp.) and Aloe Vera (Aloe vera) Posted by Nessrine Ariffin Species name: Hibiscus. There are about 230 species…

Tuesday

October 14, 2014 11:27 am

Plant of the Week Oct 13-19

Plant of the Week Oct 13-19

Species: Indian Pipe (Monotropa uniflora) Range: This plant is found in the temperate parts of North America, South America, and…

Friday

October 10, 2014 3:41 pm

Marine Organism of the Week

Marine Organism of the Week

Hawaiian Bobtail Squid, Euprymna scolopes The Hawaiian Bobtail Squid is a very small squid (only about an inch long as…

Thursday

October 9, 2014 10:34 pm

Scanning Electron Microscope Demonstration

Scanning Electron Microscope Demonstration

Open house features SEM/EDS demonstration for Parent’s and Families Weekend The College’s new JSM-7100 field emission scanning electron microscope will…

Tuesday

October 7, 2014 10:55 am

Plants of the Week Oct 6-12

Plants of the Week Oct 6-12

 Silver Torch Cactus (Cleistocactus strausii) and Chia Plant (Salvia hispanica) Post by Joan Oates The silver torch cactus or the wolly…