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tags: researchblogging.org, new species, insects, American cockroach, Periplaneta americana, DNA barcoding, Brenda Tan, Matt Cost, Mark Stoeckle, Rockefeller University, American Museum of Natural History, AMNH Mystery cockroach found in NYC apartment. Image: Brenda Tan and Matt Cost. Moving overseas has been a challenge, but worst of all for me has been the fact that my…

Manhattan Dahlias, 6

tags: Dahlia, Gardening, Horticulture, Botany, nature, image of the day Dahlias. Photographed on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on West 81st street at Central Park West. Actor Alec Baldwin lives in this building, by the way. Image: GrrlScientist, 29 June 2009 [larger view].

tags: Ranunculaceae, Gardening, Horticulture, Botany, nature, image of the day Purple Clematis, in the Ranunculaceae family (not sure which species this is). Photographed on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on West 81st street at Central Park West. Passersby were curious as to why I was crawling into a shrub, until after I emerged and they saw…

Manhattan Hibiscus

tags: Hibiscus Tree, Rose of Sharon, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, Garden, Horticulture, Botany, nature, image of the day Rose of Sharon, also known as the Hibiscus, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis. Photographed on Columbus Avenue, between West 81st and 82nd streets. Image: GrrlScientist, 24 June 2009 [larger view].

Manhattan Flowers

tags: Dahlia, flowers, Garden, Horticulture, Botany, nature, image of the day A bunch of flowers for you to enjoy. The big yellow blossom is one of the many thousands of popular Dahlia cultivars. Photographed on Amsterdam Avenue, near West 83rd street. Image: GrrlScientist, 24 June 2009 [larger view].

Manhattan Rainstorm

tags: Rainstorm, weather, nature, Manhattan Hiding from the rain under the eaves. Photographed on Columbus Avenue, between West 81st and 82nd streets. Image: GrrlScientist, 26 June 2009 [larger view]. This rainstorm was so severe that it even drenched people with umbrellas .. and flooded the streets.

Hibiscus Tree of Manhattan

tags: Hibiscus Tree, Rose of Sharon, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis, Garden, Horticulture, Botany, nature, image of the day Rose of Sharon, also known as the Hibiscus tree, Hibiscus rosa-sinensis. Photographed on Columbus Avenue, between West 81st and 82nd streets. Image: GrrlScientist, 24 June 2009 [larger view].

Deep Red Manhattan

tags: NYC, Upper West Side, Manhattan, flowers, nature, image of the day Dahlia, Dahlia hybrid. Photographed on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on Columbus Avenue between West 81st and West 82nd streets. Image: GrrlScientist, 20 June 2009 [larger view].

Manhattan Dahlia, 5

tags: NYC, Upper West Side, Manhattan, flowers, nature, image of the day Dahlia, Dahlia hybrid. Photographed on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on Columbus Avenue between West 81st and West 82nd streets. Image: GrrlScientist, 20 June 2009 [larger view].

Who: CFI-NYC Executive Director, Michael De Dora, Jr. What: free public presentation, “CFI and the State of Science and Reason” Where: Shetler Studios, 244 West 54th Street between Broadway & 8th Avenue, 12th floor, Penthouse 1. When: 830pm Tuesday, 23 June 2009