Rainforest activism gets horror treatment in 'The Green Inferno'
June 3, 2014, 4:30 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
New film from Eli Roth tells the tale of young activists who crash land in the middle of Peru and find themselves on the menu.
Global warming could kill off world's smallest kangaroo
May 12, 2014, 10:59 a.m. by Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
The musky rat-kangaroo plays a huge role in its rain forest home in Australia, and researchers say it's too specialized to be relocated.
Giant trees and waterfalls in rare temperate rain forest: Olympic National Park and Lake Quinault Lodge
April 25, 2014, 3:03 p.m. by Starre Vartan
It's hard to capture the magnificence of Washington state's Olympic Peninsula, but I tried!
Rainforest Guardian: Futuristic skyscraper protects, irrigates the Amazon
March 27, 2014, 5:50 p.m. by Matt Hickman
One of the dazzling/sobering entries in the 2014 eVolo Skyscraper Competition, this lotus-shaped fire station-in-the-sky deploys spray drones if fire breaks out under the forest canopy.
If you were an orphaned animal, you'd want this woman to be your mom
March 26, 2014, 8:47 a.m. by Laura Moss
Meet Margit Cianelli, a wildlife rehabilitator in Australia who provides her charges with the utmost care — including daily cuddles, verbal encouragement and fresh spaghetti.
David Beckham turns explorer in BBC rain forest documentary
March 21, 2014, 3:06 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
90-minute film will feature the former soccer star and three friends experiencing life in the jungle.
Amazon rain forest breathes in more than it breathes out
March 21, 2014, 7:50 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Absorbing more carbon dioxide than they release, these vast forests can be credited with helping to lower levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.
Why is the Amazon rainforest red in this NASA photo?
March 20, 2014, 10:17 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
There's a fascinating reason behind why something should look green, but doesn't.
Amazon rainforest growth spurts were NASA satellite error
February 18, 2014, 9:53 a.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Why did the satellite think there were more new trees in the Amazon than there actually were? Shadows.
This Valentine’s Day think both romantic and sustainable
February 6, 2014, 3 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The Rainforest Alliance offers five suggestions for making Valentine’s Day traditions more earth-friendly.