7 new species of frogs that could fit on your thumbnail
June 5, 2015, 3:49 p.m. by Ali Berman
Climate change threatens the perfect conditions that these cute frogs need to survive.
This might be the best video of lava you've ever seen
March 25, 2015, 5:50 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Kilauea has been erupting for 32 years, but a new video captures the volcano's oozing beauty as few people ever get to see it.
Kevin Bacon to take on true survival drama 'Jungle'
November 7, 2014, 6:20 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Film will tell the harrowing tale of adventurer Yossi Ghinsberg, who survived a deadly expedition into the Bolivian Amazon in 1981.
'Uncontacted' Amazon people treated for flu
July 24, 2014, 11:15 a.m. by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
Past epidemics of malaria and the flu have devastated other tribes in the area as they lack immunity to such diseases.
Amazon rainforest once looked more like savannas of Africa than a jungle
July 8, 2014, 9:30 a.m. by Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Scientists have discovered man-made earthen trenches from a period before the Amazon rainforest grew into what it is today. What the trenches were used for remains a mystery.
How your old cellphone could help stop illegal logging and poaching
July 2, 2014, 5:53 p.m. by John Platt
Repurposed Android phones will be deployed to protect rain forests.
Rainforest activism gets horror treatment in 'The Green Inferno'
June 3, 2014, 4:30 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New film from Eli Roth tells the tale of young activists who crash land in the middle of Peru and find themselves on the menu.
Global warming could kill off world's smallest kangaroo
May 12, 2014, 10:59 a.m. by Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
The musky rat-kangaroo plays a huge role in its rain forest home in Australia, and researchers say it's too specialized to be relocated.