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New analysis links the height of trees to the climate

Posted in Science on 18th Aug, 2014
by Alex Muller

Our study talks about the kind of constraints that could limit maximum tree height, and how those constraints and maximum height vary with climate.

Climate 'key driver' in European forest disturbances

Posted in Featured, Science on 6th Aug, 2014
by Alex Muller

These disturbances have intensified considerably in recent decades.

First national study finds trees saving lives, and reducing respiratory problems:

Posted in Medicine on 28th Jul, 2014
by Alex Muller

Air pollution modeling reveals broad-scale impacts of pollution removal by trees.

UN: The world's forests are fundamental to human well-being

Posted in Medicine on 23rd Jun, 2014
by Alex Muller

A senior UN official has described the world's forests as "fundamental" to human well-being and survival.

Are GMO Trees Good for the Environment?

Posted in Science on 7th Apr, 2014
by Alex Muller

Researchers have genetically engineered poplar trees that they claim will clean up the notoriously messy paper industry.