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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 →
Jun 4, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Discovery News
None of the seven new species found in Brazil's cloud forests are bigger than an adult thumbnail.
May 17, 2015 05:40 AM ET // AFP
Volunteers in Ecuador just planted 647,250 trees in one day.
Apr 29, 2015 12:35 PM ET // John Upton, Climate Central
Scientists pinpoint a small number of tree species that hold the most carbon in the Amazon rainforest/ Continue reading →
Apr 22, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Silicon Valley data scientists are teaming up with conservationists to predict where and when the planet's jungles will be cut down.
Nov 20, 2014 10:30 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The strange glow worms may use their phosphorescence to lure unsuspecting flies and ants into their waiting, open jaws.
Sep 25, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Dust from the Sahara blows minerals from fish fossils across the Atlantic and helps plants grow in the Amazon rainforest.
Jul 9, 2014 10:23 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
The tribe emerged from the rainforest and approached a group of scientists, though their motivations are unclear.
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