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Mar 30, 2015 12:36 PM ET
Ever look at the tree line on a mountain? It's all trees, trees, trees, and then -- Zfft! The party ends. Why does "Zfft!" have to happen? What determines the elevation beyond which trees just can't get the job done?
Jan 6, 2015 11:55 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Tropical forests may be absorbing far more carbon dioxide than many scientists thought. Continue reading →
Dec 22, 2014 09:11 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
A cultural agency in the United Kingdom says it has discovered the oldest living Christmas tree in all of Britain.
Sep 26, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Leaders from 27 nations and representatives of big companies signed a historic pact to stop deforestation by 2030, but one crucial player -- Brazil -- is notably absent. Continue reading →
Sep 23, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Discovery News
Autumn's upon us, so journey around the globe for the most stunning fall foliage.
Sep 19, 2014 09:30 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
Data records spanning almost 600 years have shown that the strength of coastal upwelling off the west coast of North America has become more variable since 1950.
Sep 17, 2014 06:44 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Climate change seems to be altering forests, by making trees grow faster. Continue reading →
Aug 26, 2014 12:45 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Will sequoias still be around as California's climate shifts under the influence of global warming?
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