Forest


Blue Leaves of Begonias Help Them Survive in Forest Darkness

Blue Leaves of Begonias Help Them Survive in Forest Darkness

Apparently, some begonias have energy-collecting methods that work on a nanoscale level. Their blue leaves have chloroplasts th...

Oct 25 2016, 5:00am CDT

African Forest Elephants are at Risk due to Slow Birth Rates and Poachers

African Forest Elephants are at Risk due to Slow Birth Rates and Poachers

It seems that African forest elephants are at a risk due to slow birth rates and hunting by poachers. This makes them a member...

Aug 31 2016, 6:03am CDT

Underwater Kelp Forest in Western Australia Ruined by Marine Heatwave

Underwater Kelp Forest in Western Australia Ruined by Marine Heatwave

A marine heatwave has wiped out Australia's underwater forest. The kelp forest has shown no signs of recovery in the past...

Jul 13 2016, 4:56am CDT

Mafia Using Cats to Start Forest Fires

Mafia Using Cats to Start Forest Fires

Some of the cats in Sicily have a pretty terrible job - they have had gasoline soaked rags tied to them before being set on fir...

Jun 20 2016, 6:22pm CDT

Droughts May Have More Devastating Effects on Forests than Thought: US Forest Service Study

Droughts Have More Devastating Effects on Forests than Thought: US Forest Service Study

U.S. Forest Service releases a detailed study on the effects of drought for forests and rangelands....

Feb 2 2016, 2:09am CST

Prince Charles Calls for Forest Protection at Paris Summit

Prince Charles Calls for Forest Protection at Paris Summit

Prince Charles spoke out regarding the conservation of forests at the Paris Summit....

Dec 1 2015, 7:10am CST

Ancient Svalbard Forest Hints on Dramatic Climate Shift

Ancient Svalbard Forest Linked to Dramatic Climate Shift

The tropical fossil forest dates back to nearly 400 million years ago and can provide insight into one of the most dramatic cli...

Nov 22 2015, 8:22am CST

Natalie Dormer will lead The Forest

Natalie Dormer will lead The Forest

Game of Thrones actress Natalie Dormer is going to play the lead role in Jason Zada's supernatural thriller 'The Fore...

Oct 22 2014, 6:57am CDT

August 2014 Options Now Available For Forest Laboratories (FRX)

August 2014 Options Now Available For Forest Laboratories (FRX)

Investors in Forest Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: FRX) saw new options begin trading today, for the August 2014 expiration. One of...

Dec 23 2013, 12:46pm CST

Underwater Forest Discovered By Scuba Divers in Gulf of Mexico

Underwater Forest Discovered By Divers in Gulf of Mexico

A 50,000 years old primeval underwater forest has been discovered off the coast of Alabama....

Jul 9 2013, 6:23am CDT