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The Botany Department is one of the largest and strongest Botany Departments in North America, offering a wide range of research and educational programs. Specializations range from the organismal to the molecular level.

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Three new species of microbe found in the guts of termites have been named after members of the Canadian prog-rock band Rush, owing to the microbes’ long hair and rhythmic wriggling under the microscope.

“A Spanish postdoc, Javier del Campo, asked me ...more

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Foraging is a centuries-old practice, but many of the mushrooms in British Columbia are just now ...more

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On October 13th, students in BIOL200 section 104 had a surprise guest lecture, when our ...more

Seminars

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 12:30pm
Investigating the regulation of cuticular wax...

Seminars

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 12:00pm
Biodiversity: From Pattern and Process to...