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African rainforests are stronger carbon sinks than the Amazon
Per hectare, African rainforests suck up more carbon than the Amazon.
The government is raising an army of parasitic wasps to fight invasive beetles
The invasive green beetle destroys trees across 35 US states—and quarantine efforts are futile.
Where does your paper come from? The good and the bad news.
A huge chunk of paper products get recycled—but the industry isn't perfect.
‘Forest gardens’ planted by Canada’s Indigenous people before the 1800s still benefit ecosystems today
And they could help those communities reclaim their lands.
‘Ghost forests’ are spreading across US coastal regions
Encroaching saltwater is turning forests near the coast into haunting landscapes.
Modern paper use is wildly unsustainable. Here’s what you can do about it.
Luckily, even as consumers, there's a lot we can do.
Simple filters made from conifer trees could have a huge impact on the clean water crisis
Millions of people lack access to clean water across the world, but this accessible technology could help.
Behold the world’s tallest trees
A photographer-and-ecologist team are on a mission to document the mightiest members of forests.
How to buy carbon offsets that actually make a difference
Even during a pandemic, you produced a lot of greenhouse gases this year.
The secret to curbing farm emissions is buried in the Stone Age
Agriculture is our number-one carbon polluter, but a return to old ways could reverse the trend.