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  • NASA Science Launches Tree Study

    A team of Arboretum scientists worked side by side with NASA researchers in a unique weeklong experiment using space shuttle technology to detect stress and damage in trees.
  • Symptoms of Emerald Ash Borer

    See if this is happening to the ash trees on your property.
  • Celebrate the Season, Make Memories

    Embrace this colorful season with activities for the whole family.
  • The Alchemy of Glass Blowing

    See how glass becomes art in a dazzling video. Meet and greet artists Saturday and Sunday while you browse for the perfect pumpkin.
  • Meet Shannon Morgan

    During the last few months, while the rest of the country was sweltering in triple-digit heat indexes, Shannon Jane Morgan was just fine working in quadruple-digit temperatures. That’s because the Sacramento Calif.-based Morgan is a glass artist and glass only becomes malleable at about 2,000 degrees. But then, that’s why Morgan’s glass art retains its luminous quality.
  • Plant Health Care Report Issue 2012-02

    The Scouting Report of The Morton Arboretum for April 20, 2012.