Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Resurrection Plant

The Resurrection Plant (Anastatica) or Rose of Jericho is found in dry areas of the Middle East and North Africa, such as Egypt, Israel, Iraq, Iran, Jordan and Pakistan. After the rainy season, the plant dries up, dropping leaves and … Continue reading

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Our Friend. The Tardigrade.

The Tardigrade, or Water Bear, is a tiny creature that grows to approximately 1 mm at the maximum. They are notable because they are extremophiles, i.e., they have the ability to withstand a wide range of environmental conditions, from freezing … Continue reading

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