At a refugee camp stripped of trees, the residents are replanting a forest
April 30, 2018, 9:59 a.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
The need for firewood ruined the surrounding forest, but the new project is improving the environment and the refugees' quality of life.
These newly discovered 'pelican spiders' resemble pelicans for a good reason
January 15, 2018, 11 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new study introduces 18 previously unknown spider species that look remarkably like pelicans.
How Iceland is regrowing forests destroyed by the Vikings
October 27, 2017, 7 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Only about 2 percent of Iceland is now forested, down from as much as 40 percent before Vikings arrived.
2 new types of tiny, wide-eyed tarsiers discovered in Indonesia
May 8, 2017, 1:35 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
It's a race against time to save some tarsier species.
Clever animation reveals hidden cost of deforestation in less than 1 minute
August 19, 2016, 2:05 p.m. by Russell McLendon
'Biotop' offers a reminder that forests aren't just trees.
Dogs really can smell your emotional state
Injured stray dog's sweet nature wins him a bike ride — and an awesome new life
How to identify different types of bees
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
9 of the world's largest dog breeds
Winning Kennel Club images celebrate dogs from all walks of life