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Returning the ‘three sisters’ – corn, beans and squash – to...

Christina Gish Hill, Iowa State University Historians know that turkey and corn were part of the first Thanksgiving, when Wampanoag peoples shared a harvest meal...

Rising seas threaten hundreds of Native American heritage sites along Florida’s...

Jayur Mehta, Florida State University and Tara Skipton, Florida State University Native North Americans first arrived in Florida approximately 14,550 years ago. Evidence for these...

Amazon deforestation, already rising, may spike under Bolsonaro

Robert T. Walker, University of Florida Over the past 25 years that I have been conducting environmental research in the Amazon, I have witnessed the...

What winter solstice rituals tell us about indigenous people

Rosalyn R. LaPier, The University of Montana On the day of winter solstice, many Native American communities will hold religious ceremonies or community events. ...

‘Do white people dominate the outdoors?’

Jacqueline L. Scott, University of Toronto “Do white people dominate the outdoors?” David Labistour, CEO of Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC), asked. As Canada’s iconic retailer...

How the loss of Native American languages affects our understanding of...

Rosalyn R. LaPier, The University of Montana Alaska has a “linguistic emergency,” according to the Alaskan Gov. Bill Walker. A report warned earlier this year...

Mercury from industrialized nations is polluting the Arctic – here’s how...

Daniel Obrist, University of Massachusetts Lowell Scientists have long understood that the Arctic is affected by mercury pollution, but know less about how it happens....

To conserve tropical forests and wildlife, protect the rights of people...

Prakash Kashwan, University of Connecticut Many of our planet’s most beautiful areas are also sites of intense conflicts. In a recent example, traditional...

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