BBC Programme Nature & Environment

  • - A Confusion of Names
    How the work of Carl Linnaeus, Phillip Miller and John Ray created the science of botany.
  • - Amazon
    A look at new evidence of ancient man's influence on the Amazon rainforest.
  • - Hidden World
    How pioneer botanists opened the door to a new branch of science - plant genetics.
  • - Photosynthesis
    How botanists made the connection between a plant's growth and the energy from the sun.