Jepson Herbarium Education and Outreach Resources

         
   

Herbaria Videos

As part of our Education and Outreach program, the herbaria have been involved in the production of several videos describing a wide range of botanical subjects. Links to the videos are provided below.


Preserving the forest of the sea

By Sheraz Sadiq, Quest, KQED Science, featuring Kathy Ann Miller, Curator of Algae.

ww2.kqed.org/quest/2013/02/05/science-on-the-spot-preserving-the-forest-of-the-sea/

 

 


The sex lives of Christmas trees

By Joshua Cassidy, KQED Science, Deep Look, with special thanks given to Bruce Baldwin and Andrew Doran.

ww2.kqed.org/science/2015/11/24/the-sex-lives-of-christmas-trees/

 

 


Plant collecting and herbarium research, part 1

By Science in your life host Molly Edwards, featuring UC Berkeley Ph.D. students Joyce Chery and Carrie Tribble.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y4OzLI1qYh8&feature=youtu.be

 

 


Plant collecting and herbarium research, part 2

By Science in your life host Molly Edwards, featuring UC Berkeley Ph.D. students Joyce Chery and Carrie Tribble.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=eKEZfzlYWEo

 

 


Calscape.

By Tim Didion, ABC 7 News, featuring Andrew Doran and Staci Markos.

abc7news.com/hobbies/new-website-helps-gardeners-go-native/1410352/

 

 


These ‘Resurrection Plants’ Spring Back to Life in Seconds.

By Gabriela Quirós, KQED Science, Deep Look, with special thanks given to Brent Mishler, Caleb Caswell-Levy, and the University and Jepson Herbaria (see photo, below).

ww2.kqed.org/science/2015/06/25/these-resurrection-plants-spring-back-to-life-in-seconds/

 

Caleb Caswell-Levy uses a hand lens to identify tiny mosses
Biologist Caleb Caswell-Levy uses a hand lens to identify
tiny mosses on a tree in Berkeley, California.
(Gabriela Quirós/KQED Science).