Watch these sharks WALK around looking for food (video)

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Four species of walking sharks have been discovered in the waters off northern Australia and New Guinea. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

New colony of penguins discovered on a remote island in Argentina

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Celebrate Penguin Awareness Day on January 20th with the fabulous discovery of 'Near Threatened' Magellanic penguins. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

7 high-impact lifestyle changes to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Latest Items from TreeHugger - If 10 percent of Americans adopted these 7 changes, we could cut total domestic emissions by 8 percent in 6 years. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Could you live the 1.5° lifestyle?

Latest Items from TreeHugger - We are going to try and live the 2.5 Tonne Diet. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

No plastic 2020: The reason I am giving up all plastic bottles

Latest Items from TreeHugger - I don't but many plastic bottles, but the ones that I do will take some creative workarounds to avoid. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Cory Doctorow has a vision of "resilience and joyful thriving through and after a just climate transition"

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Unless, of course, TINA gets in the way. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Photo: Beautiful young bull elk strikes a pose

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Our photo of the day comes from Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

The 20 most popular reader’s photos of 2019

Latest Items from TreeHugger - From ancient trees and strange sea slugs to odd and adorable insects plus more, our most popular reader's photos of the year are a tribute to Mother Nature. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

What’s happening to all the "recycled" waste now that it’s not shipped to China?

Latest Items from TreeHugger - It's déjà vu all over again as the industry pushes "chemical recycling." (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Slice of paradise created for critically endangered toad-headed turtle

Latest Items from TreeHugger - A 297-acre property in rural northern Colombia will become the first and only reserve for the conservation of the Dahl’s toad-headed turtle. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Photo: Canyon wren in song

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Our photo of the day comes from beautiful Morro Bay, California. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Not long ago, native parrots lived all over the eastern US

Latest Items from TreeHugger - The Carolina parakeet was the only parrot species native to the US; by 1918, we had killed them all. New evidence explains their demise. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Scientists call for more trees, fewer cows, to restore climate

Latest Items from TreeHugger - First we have to declare "peak livestock", eat less beef and more beans. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Let’s turn barren farmland into nature reserves

Latest Items from TreeHugger - A new study finds that degraded agricultural lands could be low-hanging fruit for expanding the world’s conservation areas. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

A Russian village is being overrun by polar bears

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Some 60 polar bears are loitering near Ryrkaipy in Chukotka Russia, a new occurrence which is prompting some to suggest permanent evacuation. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Photo: Beautiful ravens show off their smarts

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Our photo of the day comes from southern France. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Rampant death for hermit crabs who confuse plastic trash for shells

Latest Items from TreeHugger - New research finds that on just two remote islands alone, nearly 600,000 crabs are killed every year by plastic debris. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Photo: Magnificent moose in the snow

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Our majestic photo of the day comes from Kelly, Wyoming. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

California’s iconic fog is bringing super-toxic mercury ashore

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Researchers find that the neurotoxin is carried in by coastal fog, deposited on the land, and then makes its way up the food chain where it is approaching toxic thresholds in pumas. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Scientists surprised by what first-ever recording of a blue whale’s heart reveals

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Among other things, the data reveals answers about the size of blue whales, the largest organisms to have ever lived on Earth. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Bulgaria is getting a beautiful new forest

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Soon, willow, alder, ash and oaks will grace the banks of the Maritza river once again. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Photo: Sunray venus clam and friends

Latest Items from TreeHugger - Our photo of the day comes from The Sunshine State. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Indonesia’s food supply is being contaminated by imported plastics

Latest Items from TreeHugger - An eye-opening report reveals how low-grade plastics are burned as fuel, poisoning the surrounding soil and air. (c) Latest Items from TreeHugger - Read entire story here. … [Read more...]