Why I spent my vacation living with hunter-gatherers in the rainforest
March 24, 2017, 1:42 p.m. by Ilana Strauss
A Brooklynite goes from the urban jungle to the Amazon jungle.
Mysterious ancient geoglyphs discovered in Amazon rainforest
February 8, 2017, 7:08 a.m. by Mary Jo DiLonardo
Hundreds of earthworks were uncovered by deforestation.
Mysterious 'Silkhenge spider' is a master architect
December 22, 2016, 6:42 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
Unidentified species from South America crafts an intricate circular fence with a central tower to protect its young.
Orchids 101: The biology behind these elegant flowers
July 13, 2016, 11:31 a.m. by Anna Norris
With more than 20,000 species and more than 800 genera, orchids are an incredibly diverse family of plants.
Puma returns to rain forest after 20 years in chains
November 24, 2015, 7 a.m. by Russell McLendon
A new video captures the elderly cat's first moments of freedom in an Amazon forest reserve.
Jewels of the forest: The fascinating world of tree frogs
August 12, 2015, 9 a.m. by Anna Norris
These arboreal amphibians are enchanting — and all-around adorable.
7 new species of frogs that could fit on your thumbnail
June 5, 2015, 3:49 p.m. by Ali Berman
Climate change threatens the perfect conditions that these cute frogs need to survive.
A destructive species is making its way across the East Coast
6 surprising foods that stain teeth plus 6 that will clean and whiten them
What's that sound? 7 wildlife calls you might hear in your backyard
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
15 weird medical treatments that we used to think worked
Going green when it's your time to go