In 1541 the Swiss naturalist Conrad Gesner made an extraordinary decision. ‘I am resolved,’ he wrote to a friend, ‘that as long as God grants me life, I will each year climb some mountains, or at least one, at the season when the flowers are in bloom, in order that I may examine these, and pro…
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