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We can plant trees to save the planet. But it’s harder than it sounds.
Let's get the most bang for our bark.
A red tide devastated Florida marine life for 16 months. Why?
Researchers wonder how much climate change is fueling killer algae around the world.
Ancient fungi may have laid the groundwork for complex life
Enjoy being alive? Thank these fossilized shrooms.
Want to know how to save the bees?
Plus some bee-utiful photography.
Bedbugs Are “Liberated” in Southwestern China
The ancient Buddhist practice of releasing captive animals has stirred up controversy
Mushrooms’ Spores May Help Bring Rain To Forests
When it rains, it spores
Ecosystem Blueprints Could Help Restore Destroyed Environments
Geologist Jess Peláez has taken on the challenge
Who Loves LED Lights? The Nobel Committee — And Flying Insects
This love affair has the potential to disrupt a number of insect ecosystems.
Humans Share Food Chain Level With Pigs, Study Finds
Scientists calculate a trophic level for humans.
The Best Way to Unbuild a Dam
What it takes to mend a dammed-up ecosystem