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Don’t stress about what kind of Christmas tree to buy, but...

Bert Cregg, Michigan State University Environmentally conscious consumers often ask me whether a real Christmas tree or an artificial one is the more sustainable choice....

Climate change is shrinking winter snowpack, which harms Northeast forests year-round

Andrew Reinmann, CUNY Graduate Center and Pamela Templer, Boston University Climate change often conjures up images of heat, drought and hurricanes. But according to the...

Many native animals and birds thrive in burned forests, research shows

Derek E. Lee, Pennsylvania State University Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is blaming this summer’s large-scale wildfires on environmentalists, who he contends oppose “active management” in...

Spiraling wildfire fighting costs are largely beyond the Forest Service’s control

Cassandra Moseley, University of Oregon Just six months after the devastating Thomas Fire – the largest blaze in California’s history – was fully contained, the...

All wildfires are not alike, but the US is fighting them...

Stephen Pyne, Arizona State University So far, the 2018 fire season has produced a handful of big fires in California, Nevada, New Mexico and Colorado;...

To curb climate change, we need to protect and expand US...

William Moomaw, Tufts University Forests have been removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and storing carbon for more than 300 million years. When...

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Leaning in at work and at home: why workplace policies matter

By David S. Pedulla, University of Texas at Austin and Sarah Thebaud, University of California, Santa Barbara The latter part of the twentieth century saw...