Monday, May 04, 2015“I appreciate the synthesis of global and local at the Danforth Center," said John Kemper, member of the Danforth Leadership Council. "Its mission speaks to perhaps the most pressing and serious issues that humanity faces today – hunger and environmental stewardship."
Monday, April 27, 2015SAVE THE DATE! On Tuesday, May 5, 2015 you'll have the opportunity to support the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center in a 24-hour online giving event.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
“We share a mutual responsibility as stewards of this Earth,” stated Nathaniel. “Stewardship of mother Earth is part of our collective and individual duty. We are all in this together.”
Thursday, April 16, 2015The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and events, and the impact of plant science.
Thursday, April 09, 2015The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center's Conversation Series will kickoff the 2015 series on Thursday, April 16, 2015.
Monday, March 30, 2015High school intern was a key player in the Nusinow lab at the Danforth Center over winter break.
Monday, March 23, 2015Water is the foundation for all forms of life and it is absolutely necessary for our environment to flourish.
Tuesday, March 03, 2015
A day for water and water for sustainable development
Tuesday, February 24, 2015The Plant Pulse is a feature of the Danforth Center Roots and Shoots Blog that includes a sampling of interesting stories about world hunger and malnutrition, food security, climate change, biofuels, agriculture, the environment, conferences and events, and the impact of plant science.
Friday, February 13, 2015In recognition of Valentine’s Day, employees expressed what they love about working at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center.
Friday, February 06, 2015
The Danforth Center’s Maker Group hosted its first community event, St. Louis Raspberry Pi Jam, from 1 P.M. - 5 P.M. Nearly 400 people ages 5 – 70 attended the event.
Monday, February 02, 2015
Center leadership presented an overview of 2014 accomplishments, and important initiatives slated for 2015 to more than 250 constituents, donors and volunteers.
Monday, January 19, 20152015 is going to be an exciting year at the Danforth Center and Instagram is a great way to keep up with stories, photos, events and updates.
Tuesday, January 13, 2015The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center’s Maker Group has received a grant from the Raspberry Pi Foundation to engage local educators in the St. Louis region to develop an educational package that introduces students to electronics, plant science and computing.
Tuesday, January 06, 2015The Donald Danforth Plant Science Center focuses scientific research on the nexus of food, water and energy to improve the productivity and sustainability of agriculture, and to accelerate development of durable bioenergy.
Monday, December 29, 2014Sam Wang received the 2014 Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research and Creativity from UMSL for his groundbreaking research in plant biology.
Monday, December 22, 2014Best wishes to you and yours for a healthy,happy holiday season and a prosperous new year.
Thursday, December 18, 2014As we approach a new year, take a look back at what we’ve been up to this year.
Friday, December 12, 2014
As 2014 wraps up, we’d like to share some remarkable blogs that we followed this year and hope you find them interesting as well.
Friday, December 05, 2014MO DIRT will use citizen scientists to collect and analyze soil samples and record meteorological information in their communities.