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Plant science : an introduction to botany / Professor Catherine Kleier.

Kleier, Catherine, (author,, speaker.).
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Great courses (DVD).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (52 video files (approximately 1560 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 24 Future of Emotional Intelligence Episode 14 Interpersonal Conflict Episode 10 Development of EQ Episode 11 Why Conifers Are Holiday Plants Episode 20 Flamenco Technique Episode 9 Yevgeny Zamyatin and Dystopian Uniformity Episode 9 Dizzy Attacks Episode 8 School Failure Episode 3 Puzzling Pain Episode 10 Weight Loss Episode 20 Joy of Integral Calculus Episode 15 Plant Seeds Get Around Episode 14 Many Forms of Fruit Episode 13 Coevolution of Who Pollinates Whom Episode 9 Managing Others' Emotions Episode 8 Managing Your Emotions Episode 22 Chronic Disease and EQ Episode 9 Days and Years in the Lives of Plants Episode 3 Moss Sex and Peat's Engineered Habitat Episode 2 Plants Are Like People Episode 8 Blues Scale and Lateral Stretching Episode 22 Jazz Harmony and Dorian Mode Episode 14 Finger Independence and Chord Theory Episode 11 Legato and Power Chords Episode 6 Stems Are More Than Just the In-Between Episode 8 Photosynthesis Everyone Should Understand Episode 23 Bad Plants Aren't So Bad Episode 22 Alpine Cold Makes Plants Do Funny Things Episode 18 Complexity of Grasses and Grasslands Episode 17 Why the Tropics Have So Many Plant Species Episode 1 Joy of Botany Episode 2 Tuning Up, Reading Music, and Dexterity Episode 10 Guitar Tremolo Episode 8 Charlotte Perkins Gilman and Gendered Utopia Episode 3 Swift, Voltaire, and Utopian Satire Episode 23 Apocalyptic Literature in the 21st Century Episode 4 Fern Spores and the Vascular Conquest of Land Episode 24 Modifying the Genes of Plants Episode 21 How Temperate Trees Change Color and Grow Episode 10 Advent of Seeds Episode 7 Leaf as a Biochemical Factory Episode 5 Roots and Symbiosis with Non-Plants Episode 20 Desert Bonanza of Plant Shapes Episode 19 Shrublands of Roses and Wine Episode 16 Water Plants Came from Land Episode 12 Secrets of Flower Power Episode 4 Just Look at Me Episode 23 Cough, Cough, Cough Episode 22 A Sunday Drive Episode 18 Forgetting Jerusalem Episode 17 Hickam's Dictum Episode 13 Joy of Trigonometry.
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Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Professor Catherine Kleier, Regis University.
Summary, etc.:
If you look around right now, chances are you'll see a plant. It could be a succulent in a pot on your desk, grasses or shrubs just outside your door, or trees in a park across the way. Proximity to plants tends to make us happy, even if we don't notice, offering unique pleasures and satisfactions. Open your eyes to the phenomenal and exciting world of botany!
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Rated TVPG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Botany.

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