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  1. california storms
    California’s Lost TreesAfter the current storms end, the state will face a new challenge: restoring an already diminished urban canopy.
  2. on the curb
    24 Hours in the Life of a Discarded Christmas TreeThe end of Christmas doesn’t mean the end of your tree.
  3. parks and recreation
    The City Quietly Stopped Pruning a Lot of Its TreesAnd now it’s hurricane season.
  4. thanks!
    A Tree for LeoResearchers have named a variety of smallish evergreen after the actor, for all his posting about Cameroon’s Ebo Forest.
  5. the year in tree-view
    The Best TV Trees of 2021Pretty trees, violent trees, fake trees, symbolic trees — they’re all great trees!
  6. cut opinion pages
    There Is Still Time to Get a Christmas TreeAn argument, and an examination of potential tree-related pros and cons.
  7. environment
    Moringas Are Very Good TreesAlmost the entire moringa tree is edible (and it’s a “superfood”), it makes a great soap, and it thrives in the grim climates of the future.
  8. mysteries
    Emmanuel Macron’s Present to Donald Trump Has Mysteriously VanishedTrees don’t typically disappear …
  9. hot shot
    Emmanuel Macron and Donald Trump Plant Baby Tree TogetherNo one looks like they’re having fun.
  10. hot shot
    Never Let Go, Céline DionShe hugged a tree in Paris.
  11. Alabama Official Apologizes After 50-Foot Cedar Chopped Down for Trump RallyCitizens were pissed after the tree was removed from a public park.
  12. This Urn Turns You Into A Tree After You DieSo, uh, Beech or Birch?
  13. saving trees
    Heidi Klum Has Five Christmas Trees Too ManyMistaking her trees for a forest.
  14. hurricane sandy
    The City Is Giving Up an Awesome Bonfire OpportunityIn favor of a “controlled burn” of Sandy-felled trees.
  15. hurricane sandy
    Hurricane Sandy Took Down Thousands of New York City TreesAt least 8,000 have been toppled.
  16. hurricane sandy
    Hurricane Sandy Killed a 160-Year-Old Central Park TreeAlso, 649 other trees.
  17. Normal Tree Thing in Local Tree? Or Another Virgin Mary Sighting?Nobody knows.
  18. miracles
    Virgin Mary-Shaped Tree Knot Now Sparks Fighting, Accusations of Devil WorshipNot the message the saints were trying to send.
  19. miracles
    New Jersey Residents Flock to Virgin Mary–Shaped Thing in TreeCheck it out.
  20. pinterestingly enough
    The Obamas’ Big Day: Pinterest and Cherry Blossoms Things got a bit tense on Obama’s new Pinterest while Michelle planted a cherry-blossom tree.
  21. nature
    Free Trees in NYCCountdown until the secondary market pops up…
  22. brooklyn
    Tree Sweaters StolenGuess which Brooklyn neighborhood.
  23. snowtober
    Saturday’s Snowfall Was a ‘Perfect Storm’ of Tree DamageAccording to the Central Park Conservancy.
  24. are you there google? it’s me margaret
    The Latest Version of Google Earth Would Please the Lorax80 million trees in 3-D.
  25. anne frank
    Tree Immortalized by Anne Frank’s Diary TopplesThe giant chestnut no longer grows in Amsterdam.
  26. stupid crime of the day
    A Guy Named Maynard Is Abusing Trees in BrooklynHe has a reason, though!
  27. sad things
    Man Killed by Fallen Tree Limb in Central ParkBe careful out there, everyone.
  28. neighborhood news
    In Astoria, the Fig Trees Wear Winter CoatsBut not this year.
  29. design hunting
    Design Hunting: The View Atop Columbus Circle, Young Talents in Small Spaces, and MoreIn the hands of the mid-century French designers, even a corncob lamp is elegant.
  30. central park
    Man Sues City Over Near-Deadly Central Park Tree BranchAfter a heavy tree branch broke off, landed on his head, and gave him brain and spinal damage, a Google engineer is seeking redress.
  31. neighborhood news
    Trees Don’t Lie: It Was Indeed Bizarrely Windy TodayThat wind is FIERCE. It is just SNAPPING trees right and left.
  32. neighborhood watch
    Tree Falls in Central Park and Knocks British-Sounding Girls ‘to the Floor’“We were just sitting there and it just fell on top of us…”
  33. neighborhood watch
    The Mysterious Baby-Pacifier Tree of Borough ParkThey’re gross to look at up close, but it’s pretty from a distance!
  34. sad things
    When Trees Are Like Friends, It’s Hard to Say Good-byeA story about a tree gives us pause.