CI - Carnegie Institution of Washington Herbarium - Stanford, California
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N 37° 25.723 W 122° 10.713
10S E 572677 N 4142749
Quick Description: The Carnegie Institution for Science (CIS), also called the Carnegie Institution of Washington (CIW), is an organization in the United States established to support scientific research. The institution is headquartered in Washington, D.C.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/29/2016 5:51:44 AM
Waymark Code: WMR1R9
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
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Long Description:
Wikipedia tells us:
The Carnegie Institution for Science (CIS), also called the Carnegie Institution of Washington (CIW), is an organization in the United States established to support scientific research. The institution is headquartered in Washington, D.C.

Today the CIS directs its efforts in six main areas:

  1. Astronomy at the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism (Washington, D.C.) and the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington (Pasadena, CA and Las Campanas, Chile);
  2. Earth and planetary science also at the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism and the Geophysical Laboratory (Washington, D.C.);
  3. Global Ecology at the Department of Global Ecology (Stanford, CA);
  4. Genetics and developmental biology at the Department of Embryology (Baltimore, MD);
  5. Matter at extreme states also at the Geophysical Laboratory; and
  6. Plant science at the Department of Plant Biology (Stanford, CA).

Herbarium Acronym: CI

Institution Association: University

Type of Structure: Seperate structure

City: Stanford

Index Herbariorum Site Link: [Web Link]

Special Collections: Not listed

Special Projects: Not listed

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