The tiny 'flowers' take three hours to grow and could have practical applications in medicine and nanotechnology
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The rose gardens and parks of the US capital are under attack and only lethal force can save them from the doe-eyed assailants
Music looms large for Jonathan Lethem. In the past, citing Walter Pater's dictum that "all art constantly aspires towards the condition of music", he has said that he tries to make his prose "as musical as I can".
If you’ve left your present purchasing to the eleventh hour, don’t fret, there’s often nothing better than a beautifully potted-up set of herbs, or a homemade bouquet garni
Elephants are culturally important across the globe
The actor, 37, claimed he enjoyed an unusual relationship Hollywood icon, who was 40 years his senior
Conservationists stunned by the insects’ rapid recovery
The so-called Rothschild Prayerbook will go under the hammer in New York after a world tour
Survivors tell of the confusion and acts of selflessness on the night of the crash
Quality and cookery do not have to be mutually exclusive
A riad - or guesthouse - in Marrakech's old city is the perfect place for pre-wedding pampering
Flowers appeared on Earth 100 million years earlier than was previously thought, according to evidence from ancient fossilised pollen grains.
The Dutch police are pioneering a new approach to catching criminals, recruiting rats to sniff out crime.
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Alien vines wrap wrists and shoes sprout roots in Paris Fashion Week’s biggest show thus far