Researchers turn to 'sentinel trees' to warn of destructive pests
March 27, 2020, 9:20 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Global effort aims to help protect native tree species and reduce the billions in potential damages.
The world's largest privately owned giant sequoia forest is now protected
February 28, 2020, 4:42 p.m. by Russell McLendon
Alder Creek is home to hundreds of giant sequoias, from seedlings to millennia-old Methuselahs.
Gingko biloba trees guard a secret fountain of youth
January 14, 2020, 3 p.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The ginkgo biloba is unlikely to ever die of old age, researchers say, though it does succumb to stressors like drought.
What you can see on fee-free days at U.S. national parks this year
January 14, 2020, 12:31 p.m. by Noel Kirkpatrick
Plus, the fee-free days for wildlife refuges, national forests and more protected wilderness areas.
World's oldest fossil forest discovered in New York
December 23, 2019, 8:30 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Some of the roots are revealed in web-like patterns as big as 36-feet wide.
A relative of one of the most famous trees of all time is hiding in plain sight
December 3, 2019, 8:23 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
Throngs of students pass by it every day.
The truth about the tree that grows 'brains' and scares small children
October 11, 2019, 9:21 a.m. by Christian Cotroneo
It's possible to eat its fruit, if you dare.