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A tree in Ellen Browning Scripps Park in La Jolla, California believed to be the inspiration for the Dr. Seuss book "The Lorax" has fallen.

The tree thought to be the inspiration for the Dr. Seuss book ‘The Lorax’ has fallen

Officials in La Jolla, California estimated that the Monterey Cypress tree was between 80 and 100 years old.

Under a new law, students in the Philippines must plant 10 trees before they can graduate elementary, high school and college

"While we recognise the right of the youth to a balanced and healthy ecology... there is no reason why they cannot be made to contribute."

9 new gardens have been opened at Fort Canning Park, including one inspired by Stamford Raffles: Here’s a look inside

Bring insect repellent, comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and a camera to capture the beauty of these nine iconic gardens.
Sagano Bamboo Forest, Kyoto, Japan.

19 beautiful forests around the world everyone should visit in their lifetime

These photos showcase the unique beauty of forests around the world, from Hawaii's Rainbow Eucalyptus Forest to the Otzarreta Forest in Spain.
Oprah Winfrey.

Oprah: ‘No matter what you think about my life, it’s 10 times better than that’ — and your life can be just as good

Oprah said there's a simple mindset that brings riches of all kinds, especially happiness, into your life: do your work in service to helping others.
The Umshiang Double-Decker root bridge in India.

In the wettest place in the world, people grow ‘living’ bridges out of tree roots that can stand strong for centuries

In the state of Meghalaya in northeastern India, people grow living root bridges that are said to hold the weight of over 35 people.

Here’s everything to do at the Botanic Gardens’ new extension, which will now open at the end of this year

The Botanic Gardens’ new extension has been delayed by a year - here’s what it will offer when it’s finally open.
The Christmas weed in all its glory.

People in Ohio are decorating a weed growing in a sidewalk crack like a Christmas tree

A family in Toledo, Ohio, saw a weed growing through a crack in the sidewalk and decided to decorate it like a Christmas tree.

A farmhouse in Italy is getting a 50-year-old giant tree in its living room — take a look

A design firm is renovating an Italian farmhouse with a giant tree in the living room. The building will open as a private residence in late 2019.
Pando, also known as the "Trembling Giant," is located in Utah.

Earth’s largest living organism is now in danger of disappearing because of fire and damage from humans

Pando, in Utah, is considered the world's largest organism. Utah State University researchers have found that the colony is shrinking because of human activity and the presence of wildlife. They predict that the 106-acre colony could die if humans don't take steps to help young trees grow.