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How to not get pricked by a North American porcupine
Don’t panic—this spiky friend is largely harmless.
Our infrastructure can’t handle climate disasters. We need to build differently.
It may be time to start simply moving out of the way.
11 astounding bird scenes from the 2021 Audubon Photography Awards
This year's winning wildlife images depict a few hard-to-nail angles.
How to make sure your leech bite doesn’t kill you
You don’t know where that worm’s been … or where it will end up.
It’s time to rip up your lawn and replace it with something you won’t need to mow
A green yard without the grass.
5 ways to keep bees buzzing that don’t require a hive
Getting 1,000 bees is like adopting a puppy.
Learn to read clouds, birds, and leaves to predict the weather
The clouds, birds, and trees all tell their own meteorological stories.
Those ‘nature is healing’ memes stem from a problematic take on environmentalism
The relationship between people and their planet just isn't that simple.
Build a garden that’ll have pollinators buzzin’
Transform your outdoor space into a thriving pollinator destination.
Catnip and grapefruit are ushering in a new era of insect repellants
Soon you may not need DEET at all.