Planting ‘Billions of Trees’ Isn’t Going to Stop Climate Change
A popular study claims that reforestation could fix climate change, but is that true?
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Mammals Are Dying at an Alarming Rate Even in Unpolluted Forests
Scientists made maps to show how mammals in an intact habitat still face major pressures from human hunters.
'Mock Trial,' Today's Comic by Anthony Wislar
A man wonders about the mysteries of life as travels through a lush forest.
One of Earth's Largest Living Organisms Is About to Have Its Genome Sequenced
Scientists will sequence the genomes of the coast redwood and giant sequoia.
Forest-Killing Beetles Are Swarming North Because of Climate Change
The southern pine beetle has decimated forests in its native range. Now, warmer temperatures are ushering it into vast new territories.
'The Green Lion Who Swallows The Sun,' Today's Comic by Harper Swindell
A girl and her dog Danger are determined to find the Green Lion so they can watch it devour the sun.
50,000 Lights Turn a Giant Japanese Forest into a Glowing Wonderland
A digital waterfall, interactive lily pond, and illuminated cherry blossoms are coming to the Japanese countryside in an ambitious new project from teamLab.
Scientists Are Surprised That Iconic East-Coast Trees Are Moving West
A new study looks at 30 years' worth of tree data from the eastern US.
'Edible,' Today's Comic by Marlene Krause
A strange maternal creature and her child exist in a weird toxic wilderness. What the hell is going on?
China Tries 'Vertical Forests' for its Air Pollution Problem
They might not fix it, but they'll look good trying.
102 Million Trees Have Died in California’s Drought
An aerial survey by the U.S. Forest Service has found more than 100 million trees dead in California due to the state’s drought.
Preppers Taught Me How to Eat When the World Ends
I spoke to two very different preppers to understand how they plan to eat once the world comes to an end.