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Re: Ginkgos and ionizing radiation

That should read "The Sibley Guide to Trees".  Par-DON, maddamoizels and 


---------- Original Message ----------
From: "Phillip Bigelow" <bigelowp@juno.com>
To: dinosaur@usc.edu
Subject: Ginkgos and ionizing radiation
Date: Sat, 6 Mar 2010 23:49:37 GMT

Hanging around for two hundred seventy years apparently has imparted strong 
survival power to the Ginkgo.

In _The Simbley Guide to Trees_, the author says:  "Four Ginkgo trees 
[situated] about a mile from the 1945 atomic blast at Hiroshima, Japan were 
among the very few things that survived, and [they] soon regained their full 


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