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Facts Friday

This week's Fact Friday Lindsay shares a fact from ZME Science.

The first plant species discovered in 2022 was named after actor Leonardo DiCaprio. “Scientists at the Royal Botanic Gardens in London discovered a tropical tree from Cameron and named it Uvariopsis dicaprio, honouring Leonardo DiCaprio for his environmental work, especially his help in saving the rainforest where the tree was found.” - ZME Science


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