"When forest land is cleared by fire for agricultural production, we lose it forever," said Meg Symington of the World Wide Fund for Nature.
Earlier this month, the Trump administration finalized changes to a set of regulations which would diminish the protections afforded to threatened species.
There are certain steps you can take to help reduce your impact on the Amazon.
"The views were absolutely stunning," David Peterson, a researcher who was in the cockpit at the time, said.
The snow contained substantial quantities of dust-enriched with iron-60—which isn't naturally produced on our planet.
The main aim of the spacewalk is to install a special piece of equipment which will enable the space station to accommodate new spacecraft designed by private companies.
Outspoken president's remarks came as smoke from the fires plunges São Paulo into darkness at 3 p.m.
Warmer conditions on Ancient Mars increase the possibility that life developed there, according to researchers.
"I seen the little girl flat on her back with the bite marks and part of her neck hanging off," eyewitness Deborah Golden said.
"Every fire [in the Amazon region] is somehow started by the human being," Ricardo Mello said. "So this increase [in fires] is directly caused by the action of man."
Researchers detected gravitational waves—ripples in space-time—emanating from a cataclysmic event around 900 million light years away.
The flights would have generated seven times more carbon emissions per person than a standard commercial flight.
The boy's father had long tried to convince judges that Bowen was lying and there was nothing wrong with his son.
"Obviously it was the most intense moment of my life," fishing guide Rob Gorta said.
"Every time you turn the wheel, or you turn the key on a car, you are strapping on a deadly weapon," Sean Teare, from the Harris County District Attorney's Office, said.
"She walks many kilometers every night so that people will feel blessed during the ceremony. No one sees her bony body or her weakened condition, because of her costume," the Save Elephant Foundation said.
The disease is thought to be caused by a toxin present in the saliva of the ticks, which feed on human blood.
"We often hear about the potential for large volcanic eruptions of the Yellowstone volcano. However, we rarely focus on the threat of large earthquakes in the region," researcher Jamie Farrell said.
Leeches are parasitic worms that feed on the blood of animals.
The city of Uxmal is thought to have been founded around 500 A.D. It experienced a period of dominance at the end of the ninth century before largely being abandoned after the Spanish Conquest of Mexico in the 1500s.
The latest findings could help to explain some puzzling measurements collected by the Juno spacecraft, which is currently orbiting the planet.
"That moment was just such a startling thing to see in the middle of something so chaotic," said CBS 3 reporter Alexandria Hoff.
The latest results could have significant implications for our understanding of how the planet will adapt to climate change.
"The new species is one of the largest fossil penguins described so far and one of the very few giant penguins," said researcher Gerald Mayr.
Officials have warned residents in the area of the attack to be vigilant when walking near ponds or lagoons.
The boy spotted the tooth in the grounds of a hotel owned by his relatives.
Robert Ballard and his crew have been exploring the waters off the tiny atoll of Nikumaroro in the South Pacific, where some believe Earhart and her navigator landed.
The Mycenaean culture was the first advanced civilization to develop on the Greek mainland, centered around the capital of Mycenae.
Full moons are an astronomical phenomenon that occur roughly once a month when the Earth is positioned between the sun and the moon.