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Feb 8, 2016 02:25 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Replacing broadleaved forests with evergreen trees is contributing to climate change, even when tree coverage increases. Continue reading →
Dec 16, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
The plant kingdom has a rich natural history all its own.
Dec 14, 2015 06:43 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Warming temperatures and drought are making it tougher to survive.
Sep 14, 2015 02:39 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some of the world's largest and most iconic trees are in the path of major wildfires.
Sep 9, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Over the last 25 years, we've lost about 1 percent of the Earth's tree cover, but there is good news. Continue reading →
Sep 3, 2015 07:07 AM ET // Discovery.com staff
We're outnumbered -- that comes to 422 trees per human being. But their numbers are dwindling.
Jul 24, 2015 08:36 AM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
A century-long puzzle over how delicate strands of glistening ice burst through rotting tree branches, like heads of hair, is closer to being solved.
Jul 6, 2015 04:48 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Warmer winters and drought may lead to more frequent forest fires, even in the normally wet Pacific Northwest. Continue reading →
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