For millennia, Indigenous practices have enhanced the biodiversity, fertility, and carbon-sucking powers of the most biodiverse region on land.
Jair Bolsonaro, whose support of Amazon deforestation has earned him the nickname "Captain Chainsaw," is blaming the fires on environmental groups.
A travel company wants to take vacationers to places that are being wiped out by climate change, and critics say that's bad for the environment.
Parvimico materdei lived about 18 million years ago in what is now the Peruvian Amazon.
Keeping the rainforest in tact would preserve $8.2 billion of annual revenue in the economy, but Brazil’s new president Jair Bolsonaro may be dazzled by short-term gains.
Farmers can now cultivate land closer to hilltops and riverbanks, both areas more susceptible to erosion after trees are cut down.
Diego Mosquera shares the lush Ecuadorian Amazon with the world through camera traps, social media, and academic research.
Three groups at Tribeca Film Festival incorporated smell into their VR films.
Once again, corporate and government interests win; the environment loses.
This morning, Trump polls at 0 percent among black voters in key battleground states of Ohio and Pennsylvania, Cleveland's police confirm that protestors at next week's Republican National Convention will be allowed to carry guns, and more.
Camera traps (and a bit of luck) reveal the first-ever footage of this elusive rodent.