Earth Matters

Thank an opossum for fighting Lyme disease

Exploding lava creates new danger as Kilauea flows into the sea

Why are Earth's oldest baobab trees dying?

Historic ghost town for sale comes with acreage, spirit of Old West

The controversy behind the world's next great telescope

How hurricanes are named (and why)

Study weighs environmental costs of proteins

How nuns in Mexico are helping save a critically endangered salamander

Mars is about to shine brighter than any time since 2003

Shinrin-yoku: A deep dive into forest bathing

Lava from Kilauea evaporates Hawaii's largest freshwater lake in just hours

The blue-tongued skink scares away predators with its horrific UV tongue