Study: The More Trees We’re Surrounded By, The Lower Our Stress Levels

September 21, 2018 at 3:49 pm




Lining city streets with trees reduces physiological symptoms of stress in humans. The thicker the tree cover, the lower the stress levels, study finds.

Trees “Look After Each Other” and “Form Bonds Like Old Couples”

August 19, 2018 at 7:38 pm




Trees form friendships, look after each other, and even “cuddle,” claims author of The Hidden Life of Trees

Man Clones Old-Growth Redwoods, Plants Them in Safe Places

July 10, 2018 at 12:21 am




On a quest to save California’s coastal redwoods, man “moves the giants” to Southern Oregon

Trees Have a “Heartbeat,” Scientists Discover

April 29, 2018 at 1:22 pm





‍‌Researchers discover trees have a “heartbeat,” it’s just so slow we’ve never noticed before

China Tells Troops to Put Down Their Guns, Take Up Their Shovels and Plant Trees

March 2, 2018 at 2:47 am




China deploys 60,000 troops to fight enemy number one in the country — air pollution — by planting 16 million acres of trees

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China is going to war with a new kind of enemy — industrial air pollution. The People’s Liberation Army has reassigned 60,000 troops to plant 16 million acres of trees to help clean the air.

Egg-Shaped Coffins Plant Trees Rather than Kill Them

January 18, 2018 at 4:32 pm




Biodegradable, egg-shaped “burial pods” allow you to almost literally “turn yourself into a tree” when you die


Every year Americans cut down 4 million acres of hardwood forest to bury our dead.