Gaps in the forest canopy can reveal important information, and result in regeneration.
Deforestation in areas where residents hunt and gather food can lead to malnutrition, food insecurity, and greater forest loss.
A policy framework proposal seeks to elevate the needs and rights of all living organisms in the environment.
For flowering plants in the Arctic, cold temperatures don't mean death. But warmer temperatures might.
Cassava can grow in hot climates with little rainfall. It may be the "root crop of the century."
Coca has a long history of use in Peru: for sacred ritual, economic productivity, courtship and celebration of life events.
"Whatever Otherness weeds may possess, it is an outcome of human artifice.”
More than one marine species is named for the beloved evergreens.
These small marine pests have been eating our ships for millennia, forcing us to keep building better boats throughout history.
As garlic mustard naturalized in North America, it became a popular plant to forage for impoverished and rural communities.