Beautiful but deadly, the carnivorous sundew has long fascinated amateur and expert botanists alike—and may possess untapped medicinal value.
Marine reserves may solve a common but challenging bycatch problem in fisheries.
Temperature fluctuations throughout the years are affecting bird migration and mating, with sometimes violent results.
A 2021 shortage of hyacinth bulbs brings to mind the long and storied history of its botanical and economic import.
Thoreau's time at Walden Pond has provided substantial data for scientists monitoring the effects of a warming climate on the area's plant life.
Returning large, wild herbivores to Europe could help maintain soil health and discourage invasive species, but these cows have some political baggage...
Can using forest harvests for biofuel be carbon neutral? A case study of the Northern Forest appears to say "no."
Polar bear mothers are known to adopt and raise cubs from non-related litters. Why do they make a multi-year commitment to do it?
Cretan rockrose has been used as a medicine for millennia. Its unusual harvesting methods were documented by the ancient historian Herodotus.
Gaps in the forest canopy can reveal important information, and result in regeneration.