Featured in trees
The Buddhist practice of planting trees in human ashes is saving space across the planet
More and more Japanese families are favoring "tree burials" over tomb sites.
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.
Roads and highways disrupt bee pollination
The world's network of road and highways may be harming insects and the plants they pollinate.
Trees need wind to reproduce. Climate change is messing that up.
Wind plays a key role in trees livelihood.
Celebrate Arbor Day by protecting the trees we already have
Planting trees haphazardly does little to help communities and ecosystems. Here's what we can do instead.
Why forests in the Andes are crucial to fighting climate change
Andean forests sequester a significant amount of carbon from the atmosphere.
Loud industrial noise hurts neighboring trees
Woodland areas near loud natural gas wells had fewer young trees than areas without the noisy production.
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.
Burning wood pellets won’t help us fight climate change
‘Renewable’ isn’t the only point to consider.
Trees hold the secrets to centuries of climate data
Researchers constructed a hydrographic map of South America going back 600 years.