This remote world in the Indian Ocean features life that's unseen anywhere else on Earth.
Trees play a very important role in a healthy ecosystem, and the first ever global database of trees revealed that thousands of species are discovered to be under threat of extinction.
Robotics may soon be powered by tree-inspired chips.
A new study revealed that trees were able to develop smart defense mechanisms to prevent browsing animals from consuming their buds or leaves.
In a cold climate such as the U.K., it is difficult to grow banana trees and bear banana fruits. However, this banana tree in Greater Manchester defies this notion.
A new study revealed that the tree covers of agricultural land in the world are increasing, helping mitigate climate change impacts.
The 200-year-old oak tree that appeared in the popular movie "Shawshank Redemption" has been toppled by a strong wind.
A new study revealed that only about 11,000 of the 16,000 Amazon tree species were described or discovered and will take up to 300 years to name them all.
U.S. Forest Service reported more than 26 million dead trees over the past eight months, adding to the 60 million confrimed dead trees between 2010 and October 2015.
Aside from death of trees, drought may also lead to decline in wildlife and even human population.
The re-appearance of wasp could provide a solution to eliminating the pest that has discouraged the planting of black locust trees in the United States.
New study shows that trees goes into resting position during the night which corresponds to human behavior of sleep.
Sam Van Aken, an artist and professor at Syracuse University, uses "chip grafting" to create trees that each bear 40 different varieties of stone fruits, or fruits with pits. He's created more than a dozen of the trees that have been planted at sites such as museums around the U.S., which he sees as a way to spread diversity on a small scale.
It has been known that high levels of carbon dioxide in the air causes health and environmental hazards, but a new study shows that high concentration of Carbon dioxide might actually be helping plant cycles, resulting to a greener earth.