The rainforest may be nature’s biggest pharmacy. Will continued deforestation stand in the way of life-saving medicines?
Adequately protecting the world’s largest tropical rainforest has long proved elusive. Here’s why it’s finally achievable.
With the Olympics unfolding in Rio, Brazil is a growing leader in shaping our world’s environmental future.
New tech could help countries and remote communities fight wildfires before they start.
The traditional knowledge of indigenous peoples could help address environmental problems that plague the entire planet.
This news could signal a shift for historically marginalized communities.
Brazil is at a crossroads, and the path its leaders choose will be felt beyond the country’s borders.
This year’s samba school parade in Rio de Janeiro was about more than feathers and beads.
On a recent visit to eastern Colombia, I was glad to see that conservation agreements are having an impact.
New bird species are not easy to discover — but in places like Amazonia, surprises can happen.