Posts tagged ‘rose’

A dozen interesting facts about roses

There are over 100 species and thousands of cultivars of roses. They vary in color, shape and size and all but one […]

10/01/2015. Category: nature. Tags:

Valentine’s Day – festival of love

Valentine’s Day originates from the ancient Roman fertility festival of Lupercalia, which was celebrated on February 15 in honor of the gods […]

02/09/2010. Category: did you know. Tags: , ,

Color of liquid air

Those pictures you see of shattering roses are roses dipped in liquid air or liquid nitrogen. Materials such as iron and plastics […]

01/27/2009. Category: science. Tags: ,