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.