Stories of 2015: June

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We’d expect June to become a quieter month as the summer approaches, but it was surprisingly busy on the AoB Facebook page.

Stonehenge
Stonehenge at the June solstice is not as much fun as it sounds.

All three top posts came from the blog for June. Top of all, with 5003 views, was this post on Floral Colour Evolution in Nicotiana Polyploids.

https://www.facebook.com/AnnalsOfBotany/posts/1124905660869182

Leaf evolution in ferns came second with 4607 views.

https://www.facebook.com/AnnalsOfBotany/posts/1126379257388489

Finally with 4524 views a post on the cell biology of lignification in higher plants, completes the top thee and rounds out an evolutionary theme to the month.

https://www.facebook.com/AnnalsOfBotany/posts/1121916547834760

We’ll be looking at July tomorrow.


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Alun is the Producer for Botany One. It's his job to keep the server running. He's not a botanist, but started running into them on a regular basis while working on writing modules for an Interdisciplinary Science course and, later, helping teach mathematics to Biologists. His degrees are in archaeology and ancient history.