October 11, 2019, 9:21 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's possible to eat its fruit, if you dare.
After deadly season, new rules would limit who can climb Mount Everest
August 19, 2019, 10:51 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Hundreds of hikers battle altitude sickness and frostbite as they wait in line to summit.
Massive reforestation might be the moonshot we need to slow down climate change
August 13, 2019, 11:04 a.m. by Russell McLendon
That doesn't mean forests are a silver bullet, though.
Most Americans support the Endangered Species Act — but that might not matter
August 12, 2019, 1:07 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The law is popular with voters, so why are politicians changing it?
Canada creates two huge ocean sanctuaries in the Arctic
August 7, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Russell McLendon
The new refuges aim to protect sea ice, wildlife and the economic stability of indigenous people.
When it comes to biodiversity, Alabama's Fern Cave is an under-the-radar hot spot
July 27, 2019, 9:21 a.m. by Dan Chapman
The 'crown jewel' of Alabama caves hosts a wealth of species.
Amazon deforestation heading to dangerous 'tipping point'
July 26, 2019, 12:20 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Three football fields worth of tree cover are lost every minute.
Cigarette butts are the most pervasive man-made pollutant
July 22, 2019, 12:18 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
These plastic filters far surpass plastic straws in coastal cleanup tallies.