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The New York Botanical Garden
2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10458
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Survival Instincts: Living Fossils

Survival Instincts: Living Fossils & Other Extreme Plants Plant Research Lab Tour

Get a rare behind-the-scenes look at NYBG’s state-of-the-art laboratory and meet some of the scientists who lead teams studying DNA and genomes in order to understand plant diversity at the most fundamental level. Highlighted research projects include Living fossils, aimed at understanding plant lineages that have survived for hundreds of millions of years, and EvoNet, which seeks to explain how plants survive in extreme climates.

Included with All-Garden Pass Admission.

This event is part of the Food, Land and Nature-Based Solutions program of Climate Week NYC.