Some good news, for a change: a new genetic analysis indicates that many Amazon tree species are likely to survive global warming in the coming century, contrary to previous findings.
There are any number of reasons you might want to spend some time in the Amazon rainforest of Brazil.
If you ever had a tree house as a kid, or saw The Return of the Jedi, or both, chances are, you’ve dreamed of a tree house village.
The widespread disappearance of rainforest in central Africa 3,000 years ago may have been caused by human activity.
A team from Yale University has discovered a fungus deep in the South American rainforest that can live entirely on plastic - offering hope for new methods of waste disposal.
We've had Barbie the princess, Barbie the doctor, and now we've a new model - Barbie the evil tiger killer.
Satellite data is revealing an Amazon rainforest that's decidedly less green than usual, showing the catastrophic effects of last year's record-breaking drought.
Two 'once-in-a-century' droughts have hit the Amazon rainforest in just five years, scientists say, removing the region's ability to act as a carbon sink.