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Australian Photographer Captures Video of Elusive Pink Robin in Rainforest Down Under
One Australian photographer’s quest for an elusive bird Down Under has born fruit after months of searching. Having moved to Melbourne in 2006, registered nurse Deepak Kumar started Googling Australian ...
August 24, 2021
Terrified, Starving Orangutan Clings to Lone Tree as Bulldozers Destroy Her Rainforest Home
Massive swaths of rainforest have been bulldozed on the southwestern Asian island of Borneo recently to keep up ...
April 15, 2020
Shot, Starving Orangutan Makes Amazing Recovery, Highlights Plight of Rainforest Wildlife
When a female orangutan was shot, separated from her baby, and left to starve on the rainforest floor ...
February 29, 2020
For Children, A Rainforest Lifestyle Can Lead to More Diverse Gut Microbes
Can immersing yourself in a South American jungle and the high-fiber, unprocessed diet of its villagers make your ...
September 11, 2018
Holding Banks Accountable for Funding Deforestation
A new online platform traces the funds from companies that destroy rainforests in Southeast Asia to the banks ...
September 6, 2016
Consumers Help Change Notorious Palm Oil Industry
Papua, Indonesia, has the country's largest area of previously untouched rainforest. More than 300 indigenous tribes live there, ...
September 1, 2016
Orchid Fiesta at Kew Gardens
The Brazilian Carnival season is nearly over at Kew Gardens. It's the last weekend to see The Orchids ...
March 4, 2016
5 Trends That Will Define the World’s Forests in 2016
The past year has been a momentous time for the world’s forests, with both good and bad news.
February 25, 2016
5 Things to Do in Jaco, Costa Rica
Jaco, Costa Rica is a perfect vacation place as it has something for everyone. Lush rainforests abut sand ...
April 16, 2015
New Bat Species Has Fangs You Won’t Believe
What big teeth you have, my dear! The better to eat insects with—and make one's own ecological niche. ...
January 11, 2015
Brazil Releases Video Showing First Contact With Rainforest Tribe
The Brazilian government has released footage showing 'first contact' with an isolated group of indigenous people in the ...
August 3, 2014
Forest Conservation and the Double-Edged Sword of Democracy
Dr. Douglas Sheil on forest conservation: "Combine democracy with modern communication technology and improved information access, and it ...
July 6, 2014
Discarded Cell Phones to Help Fight Rainforest Poachers, Loggers in Real-Time
A technology that uses discarded mobile phones to create a real-time alert system against logging and poaching will ...
June 29, 2014
Rhett A. Butler
Extent of Rampant Timber Laundering in Brazilian Amazon Revealed
Greenpeace showed through a recently published two-year, in-depth investigation just how rampant timber laundering is in the Amazon ...
May 18, 2014
How Google Earth Images Could Help Save Amazonian Tribes
Monitoring the populations of “uncontacted” tribes via Google Earth satellite images may be a noninvasive way help insure ...
April 26, 2014
Drought and Fire Push Amazon Forests to Tipping Point
Deforestation and fragmentation of forests in the Amazon help create tinderbox conditions for wildfires in remnant forests and ...
April 15, 2014
Ants Plant Rainforests, One Seed at a Time
Deforestation is destroying forests around the world but a recent study offers a unique solution to replanting the ...
April 14, 2014
Saving Rainforests by Buying Them
For more than twenty five years, an international non-profit known as the World Land Trust has been working ...
April 5, 2014
Rhett A. Butler
Australian Energy Minister Hopes US-China Climate Talks Can Be ‘Ring-Fenced’ From Taiwan Tensions
Daniel Y. Teng
‘End CCP’ Rally Warns of Communist Infiltration, Subversion
Democrat Beto O’Rourke Gets Mixed Reception at Rural Texas Campaign Stop
Darlene McCormick Sanchez
‘Woke’ Military Policies to Blame for Recruitment Crisis, Servicemembers Say
As Family Farms Dwindle Nationwide, a 93-Year-Old Farmer Retires
Cartel Imposes Curfew on Border City Near California as US Embassy Issues Alert
Cruise Line Makes Major Change in COVID-19 Policy for Unvaccinated Passengers
Nurses Who Left the Health Care System to Focus on Early Treatment Describe ‘Brutal’ COVID-19 Treatment Protocols
UCLA Creates Database to ‘Track Attacks on Critical Race Theory’
Former White House Chief of Staff Never Witnessed ‘Intentional Destruction of Important Papers’