11 colorful fungi that look like they came from Willy Wonka
October 19, 2017, 9:32 a.m. by Angela Nelson
The 11 mushrooms and other fungi here are a far cry from the typical white-or-brown palette of criminis and portobellos.
10 irreplaceable World Heritage Sites that are on the brink
October 13, 2017, 11:30 a.m. by Catie Leary
These endangered World Heritage Sites, both natural and cultural, could use a helping hand in restoring and preserving their integrity.
Wildfires devastate wineries, including a biodynamic pioneer
October 11, 2017, 5:19 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Frey Vineyards confirms the biodynamic and organic winery has burned down — along with several others in Sonoma and Napa.
For stressed-out urbanites, a glass cabin in Sweden awaits
October 11, 2017, 9:55 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Sometimes the best cure for a harried lifestyle is a one-room hut in the middle of nowhere.
Peek inside the brilliant world of New Zealand's cave-dwelling glowworms
October 9, 2017, 11:57 a.m. by Catie Leary
These bioluminescent gnat larvae fool their prey by beautifully imitating the night sky inside of caves.
Ecosystem hidden for thousands of years found underneath calved iceberg
October 7, 2017, 1:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Biologists are scrambling to study these unseen waters and the life forms they may contain.
Why we should accept our ecological state for what it is, not what we want it to be
October 1, 2017, 2:27 p.m. by Tom Oder
Ecologist Chris Thomas, author of 'Inheritors of the Earth,' asks readers to look at what we gain through environmental losses.
2 new species of menacing bird-catcher tree discovered in Puerto Rico
September 28, 2017, 8:39 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Trees in this family are capable of ensnaring birds and later feeding on their remains.
Giant tree rat that dines on coconuts discovered in Solomon Islands
September 28, 2017, 2:47 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The find corroborates curious rumors about a tree-dwelling creature shared by the locals.