The fossil of an ancient worm-like creature, which had legs, spikes and a head difficult to distinguish from its tail, has finally been placed in the evolutionary tree of life.
Artist Sam Van Aken has created a single tree that could produce 40 different stone fruits with the help of technique called `grafting`.
A memorial pine tree that was planted in honour of the late Beatles guitarist George Harrison was recently destroyed after being consumed by beetles.
A sapling grown from the tree that Anne Frank wrote about while in hiding has been celebrated at the US Capitol as a "living testament" to one of the Holocaust`s most cherished victims.
Scientists suggest that a "live fast, die young" life history strategy could have been a key factor behind today`s high tree diversity in the Amazon.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday utilised Raksha bandhan festival for creating awareness about environment protection by tying rakhi to trees for their protection.
Body of an 18-year-old youth was found hanging from a tree in Ramban district leading to protests and blockade of Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on Sunday, police said.
Body of a 27-year-old man was on Saturday found hanging from a tree in Gadala area of Udhampur district, police said.
Punjab government today stressed on plantation of saplings on vacant land in the state`s 20,600 government educational institutions to create awareness among students on environment.
Bombay High Court suggested Pune Municipal Corporation to take help of school and college students for replanting trees which shall be cut for road widening project on Mumbai Bangalore highway.
Jammu and Kashmir government has suspended three forest guards for their alleged failure to check smuggling of forest timber and chopping of trees in Bhaderwah belt of Doda district.
An expert has warned that a generation of children are in danger of growing into dysfunctional adults because they do not play outside.
The body of a candidate contesting the ongoing Bihar panchayat polls was found hanging from a tree Friday morning, police said.
South Korean marines were on guard on Tuesday to protect a Christmas tree, the latest focus of
tensions with North Korea following Seoul`s artillery drill
near the disputed sea border a day earlier.
A new compound is showing promise against some forms of cancer like leukemia.
Coconut palm still remains a tough tree to be conquered by machines even as the
land of coconut is in desperate search for one due to the grim shortage of manual climbers.
A special 8-ft high rakhi, made of discarded household materials, will be tied to a tree in Lucknow.
Heavy rains lashing Karnataka have claimed two lives in the last 24 hours with an autodriver dying on spot when a tree fell on his auto here today while one person washed away in flash floods in Bellary district yesterday.
Maharashtra Government would set
up a committee to check illegal cutting of trees in coastal
Konkan region of the state, the Legislative Council was
informed here on Friday.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
Celebrities welcome Ganapati