A Brazilian rainforest is now being called an 'extinction vortex'
September 27, 2018, 12:09 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Brazil's once-expansive Atlantic Forest has now almost completely disappeared.
Global tree cover has increased 7% over the last 35 years
August 14, 2018, 2:02 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
There's still cause for concern, however.
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.
People are outraged to see refugees with smartphones. They shouldn't be.
10 of the world's biggest unsolved mysteries
What's the difference between fluid and crystallized intelligence?
World leaders to commemorate 100th anniversary of the end of WWI
What can 28,000 rubber duckies lost at sea teach us about our oceans?
Having lots of books as a kid helps later in life