New research has found 38 percent of the remaining Amazon has been degraded by human actions, including forest fires, logging, and extreme drought.
This is the first time that well-digging has been observed in a group of chimpanzees living in the rainforest.
Centipede expert Greg Edgecombe told Newsweek there is "no question" a bite from the carnivorous arthropod would be painful to humans.
"I don't have any watering schedule as I'm a real life plant whisperer," the owner said.
Hitachi and Rainforest Connection have joined forces and use AI to help defend rainforests, prevent deforestation, and confront climate change.
With the Amazon rainforest no longer slowing the effects of global warming, but instead contributing to it, we now have an even narrower window in which to act.
Emmanual Cortez, 17, is believed to have survived the six days and five nights with just a "few candies" to live off.
Satellite data recorded 6,803 fires in the Amazon in July, a 28 percent increase from the number of fires this time last year.
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Canada's Great Bear Rainforest is the largest, most intact coastal temperate rainforest left on Earth and also home to the rare white Kermode Bear, of which there are less than 400 left.
Dire projections form part of a "best-case scenario."
According to the scientists, there are three main types of fire in the Amazon—all of which are caused my human activities.
The latest moves could potentially open up more than half of Alaska's Tongass National Forest to logging, mining and energy projects.
Onyx Lorenzoni said Macron and other leaders should focus on their own domestic issues rather than involve themselves in the ongoing campaign against the wildfires.
President Donald Trump signed the country's largest wilderness preservation legislation in a decade—but cut Environmental Protection Agency funding by 31 percent.
Dried meat may have offered a long-lasting source of food in a changing rainforest.
A love of pygmy music led Louis Sarno to a life in the jungles of the Central African Republic.
Corruption, land fraud and lack of government oversight could lead to an ecological disaster in the Amazon.