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Unveiling India's rainforests: A tapestry of nature's majesty

India's rainforests, each a unique marvel, stand as verdant sanctuaries, housing a tapestry of biod…

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Earth lost forests the size of a football field every five seconds in 2022, 10% more than the previous year

Recent analysis of satellite data revealed that Earth lost more than 41,000 square kilometres of ra…

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Lake water in Brazil's Amazon rainforest hit record-high temperatures. Now, more than 100 dolphins are dead.

An ongoing drought in Brazil's Amazon rainforest likely also contributed to the deaths of the dolph…

Katie Hawkinson   


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I visited one of the only rainforests in the US. Here are 9 things that surprised me about the experience.

My fiancé and I visited Highlands, North Carolina.Shutterstock; Rebecca Strong

Rebecca Strong   


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Brazil's presidential election may determine the fate of the Amazon rainforest and the entire planet's climate

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro faces former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in a runoff elec…

Morgan McFall-Johnsen,Paola Rosa-Aquino   


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How 40,000 Brazil nuts are collected deep in the Amazon rainforest

Brazil nuts are one of the most sustainable nuts. They're not grown on farms — they're collected in…

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An Indigenous patrol in the Amazon won a 'Green Nobel' after they took gold miners operating on their land to court — and won

The Cofán's Indigenous patrol hunts for signs of trespassing gold miners, and has ultimately put th…

Paola Rosa-Aquino   


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Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro, who's accused of trying to silence critics on Twitter, says Musk's $44 billion buyout is a 'breath of hope'

Brazil's president has been accused of trying to silence those who criticize or disagree with him a…

Sam Tabahriti   


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I spent $200 at the Rainforest Cafe in Las Vegas. It perfectly recreated my '90s childhood nostalgia.

The Rainforest Cafe, whose heyday came 25 years ago, didn't just live up to my memories. It far sur…

Alanis King   


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SpaceX astronaut says he saw rainforests burning and dried-up lakes when he looked at the Earth from space

From the ISS, you can see many fires between the dark patches of rainforests and the light green ar…

Kate Duffy   


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Deforestation and logging aren't just decimating the Amazon's forests. They're making them quieter.

Researchers recorded thousands of hours of chirps and grunts in the forest to assess its biodiversi…

Paola Rosa-Aquino   


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I slept in a 100-square-foot tiny home in the heart of an overgrown rainforest, and it was the most unusual place I've slept

Insider's author spent a night in a tiny house at Paronella Park, an attraction with abandoned, ove…

Monica Humphries   


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I stayed at an Airbnb in Hawaii for just $113 a night. From the outdoor bathtub to lush gardens, here's what it was like.

Surrounded by a lush botanical garden, this glamping Airbnb is located on Hawaii's Big Island and c…

Ashley Probst   


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One graph shows how Brazil's election could speed up destruction of the Amazon rainforest — and imperil the planet

Under President Jair Bolsonaro, deforestation in the Amazon surged. His opponent, Luiz Inácio Lula …

Paola Rosa-Aquino,Morgan McFall-Johnsen   


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Scientists estimate 9,000 tree species are still unknown to them

Mysterious trees unknown to science have probably remained a secret because they're so rare. Their …

Morgan McFall-Johnsen   


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Treasure trove of 2,000 fossils reveals life in Australia's prehistoric rainforest before it turned into desert

Fossils discovered in Australia reveal hundreds of new species, a pollen-covered insect, parasitic …

Morgan McFall-Johnsen   


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Police deny claim that British journalist and Indigenous expert were found dead in Amazon rainforest

Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira went missing over a week ago. Brazilian police denied Phillips' wife…

Sinéad Baker   


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Elon Musk met with Brazilian minister to discuss bringing SpaceX's Starlink internet to the Amazon rainforest

The government said SpaceX's Starlink internet could help monitor illegal deforestation in the Amaz…

Kate Duffy   


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Facebook says it will ban sales of the Amazon rainforest after an investigation found plots of land were illegally sold on the platform

A BBC investigation found illegal sales of parts of the Amazon rainforest on Facebook Marketplace. …

Sarah Jackson