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Jardim Botânico, Lisbon

Jardim Botânico, Lisbon

Hidden from most tourists, in a northern district of Lisbon, between Bairro Alto and Rato, you will find Jardim Botânico da Universidade de Lisboa, or the Botanic Gardens of the University of Lisbon. A great place to visit after a wild...

Hidden from most tourists, in a northern district of Lisbon, between Bairro Alto and Rato, you will find Jardim Botânico da Universidade de Lisboa, or the Botanic Gardens of the University...

“Skeleton Flowers” Become Transparent When It Rains

“Skeleton Flowers” Become Transparent When It Rains

Say hello to the Skeleton Flower, a white woodland blossom whose petals turn crystal clear when they make contact with water. Diphelleia grayi, the scientific name of the Skeleton Flower, can be found in only three parts of the world.

Say hello to the Skeleton Flower, a white woodland blossom whose petals turn crystal clear when they make contact with water. Diphelleia grayi, the scientific name of the Skeleton Flower, can...

17 Flowers That Look Like Something Else

17 Flowers That Look Like Something Else

The flower, as a reproductive organ, evolved with one primary purpose in mind – to attract pollinators like insects or birds. This function has driven their astounding evolutionary explosion of distinct colors and shapes, some of which have even come to...

The flower, as a reproductive organ, evolved with one primary purpose in mind – to attract pollinators like insects or birds. This function has driven their astounding evolutionary explosion of distinct...