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Rainforests, the Size of Switzerland Destroyed

Earth lost a significant area of carbon-absorbing rainforests, with an area larger than Switzerland or the Netherlands destroyed, primarily for cattle ranching and commodity crops. This information comes from an analysis of satellite data released by the World Resources Institute.

Remaining Amazon Forest Also Not Safe From Humans

The Amazon rainforest known as the lungs of the earth is fast degrading than previously believed with more than a third of...