trees

Unravelling the mystery of how humans began walking upright: Analysis of hominin Ardi’s hand suggests our ancient ancestors were ‘swinging from trees like chimps’ until at least 4.4 million...

Colours of Japan to bloom in the UK: National Trust reveals plans to plant blossoming trees across the country ‘to help signal reflection and hope’ following the Covid-19 pandemic National...

Where on Earth are the Moon Trees? NASA map reveals where they planted seeds which took trip to space on Apollo 14 mission in 1971 NASA sent 400 to 500 seeds into space to see if they would be altered The...

Vertigo-inducing footage shows daring duo scaling towering trees to rescue other people’s stranded cats Shaun Sears and Tom Otto climb the trees to rescue cats in Washington  They use a harness...

Christmas tree delivered to US Capitol Truck driver Theron Schmalzried describes the delivery journey on ‘Fox & Friends.’ O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree — how dry are thy branches after...

It’s unclear what trendsetter first hung up mistletoe. Some blame the ancient Greeks, who kissed under the plants during harvest festivals. Others pin it on first-century druids, who might have decorated...

In case you hadn’t heard, decorating your home with pampas grass is the big thing right now. Take a look on Instagram and you’ll see those dried leaves and reeds all over the place – artfully arranged...

IF you're planning on having real Christmas tree this year, you probably need to start thinking about where to buy it from. From Pines and Needles and Croft and Cole to B&Q and John Lewis, we've...

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One in five maple species are threatened in the wild, according to the first full assessment of extinction risks. Known for the vivid colour of their autumn leaves, the trees are popular in parks and gardens. But...

New York's tourism board is looking for a fall foliage-obsessed volunteer who can scope out the most vibrant leaves around the state. The volunteer — called a Leaf Peeper — must live...

Tree-mendous! Sycamore laced with shoes, oak bound in chains and thousand-year-old yew are in running to be named 2020’s Tree of the Year Ten trees including a sycamore & an oak have been shortlisted...

Isaias’ powerful winds topple 2,000 trees in NYC Aishah Hasnie reports from Queens on the aftermath of the deadly storm in the Northeast. Nearly two weeks after Tropical Storm Isaias roared up the...

Ancient Arctic beavers were cutting down trees for food at least four million years ago – long before they started building dams, study shows Beavers originally gnawed trees for harvesting food...

Small trees adapt better to droughts and could offer hope for rainforests at risk of being wiped out by climate change, study shows Small trees under the canopy in the Amazon have tactics to conserve...

IN a chain reaction to being cooped up indoors during lockdown, Britain has experienced a cycling boom with bike sales rocketing by 60 per cent in recent weeks. But as Europe slowly reopens for tourism...