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.
The world's largest privately owned giant sequoia forest may soon be protected
September 20, 2019, 11:25 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Alder Creek is home to hundreds of giant sequoias, from seedlings to millennia-old Methuselahs.
One of these stunning trees will be crowned Britain's Tree of the Year
September 10, 2019, 12:56 p.m. by Christian Cotroneo
From petrified dragons to trees that have risen from the dead...
Inspired by Bob Ross, Michigan is planting thousands of 'happy little trees'
September 9, 2019, 8:26 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
It's a great way to celebrate a 100th birthday.
You and a ginkgo tree can help scientists study climate change
August 13, 2019, 5:03 p.m. by Russell McLendon
As 'living fossils,' gingko trees hold ancient secrets that may help us prepare for the future, researchers say.
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.
Rescuers save nearly 100 baby birds after Oakland tree collapses
July 25, 2019, 9:30 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Rescuers saved snowy egrets, black-crowned night herons and lots of unhatched eggs.
Joshua trees face extinction by 2070 unless we address climate change
July 19, 2019, 8:25 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
The quirky tree has survived 2.5 million years but may barely last 50 more.