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Thursday, May 9, 2013

Beatrix Potter, the scientist...

If you just read our Part 4 article in The Loop, you're probably here to learn more about Beatrix Potter's lifelong passion for the natural world.  Here are some links that we think you will like a lot...  

Article about Beatrix Potter's passion for fungus, her use of painting and drawing to study them, and more!
By Manasee Wagh | April 6, 2007

See Beatrix' amazing artwork as displayed @ Victoria and Albert Museum

Even Australia has taken an interest in Beatrix Potter, and this article covers details not found in the two previous resources:

We hope you have enjoyed learning more about, Beatrix Potter, the creator of Peter Rabbit and many other amazing animal characters!  Please keep in mind that the errors made in her day, by a generally over-confident and elitist scientific community, can teach us a great deal about the value of holding onto humility today, when evaluating new research.

March & Karen

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