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Unprecedented Discovery Shows The Resilience of Aboriginal Culture in Australia

Trees marked by Aboriginal cultural practices are a distinctive part of the Australian landscape.A recent discovery on Wiradjuri country in New South Wales shows...

The Diversity of Tropical Forest Carbon Sinks Is More Complicated Than...

Tropical forests are hugely important carbon sinks. We need these beautifully diverse areas to help maintain Earth's atmosphere - and now, a new study...

Tree Dead

The tree is dead. Which tree? This tree.The tree, given in the spirit of friendship and remembrance, is dead.As The Guardian reported on Monday,...

A 16-Million-Year-Old Tree Tells a Deep Story of the Passage of...

To explain the exceedingly long life of the planet, the Smithsonian's new fossil hall designers began with this arboreal wonder smithsonian.com Paleobotanist...

Trump and Macron’s Symbolic Oak Tree Has Died

An oak tree planted by President Trump and Emmanuel Macron as a symbol of the United States and France's symbolic ties has died, a...

52-million-year-old fossils suggest oak relatives evolved in the south

Peter Wilf, Penn State UniversityFossils found deep in the forests of Argentina suggest that relatives of oak trees evolved in the southern hemisphere, not...

These Ancient Trees Have Stories to Tell

Over three trillion trees live on planet Earth, and yet we know so few of their stories. Of course all trees play an important...

Ryan Zinke Tells California How To Stop Wildfires: Cut Down Trees

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke traveled to California on Sunday with advice on how to stop the state's destructive wildfires: Remove trees from national forests."We...

Oldest European Tree Found-And It’s Having a Growth Spurt

A craggy pine tree growing in southern Italy is 1,230 years old, making it the oldest tree in Europe that has been scientifically dated.Moreover,...

Surreal Photos of India’s Living Root Bridges

During monsoon season in northeast India, rainwater gushes through the emerald valleys and deep gorges of Meghalaya, the"abode of the clouds." The mountainous plateau...