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Hurricane-force winds broke a single-day record while smashing the Midwest’s power grid
Climate change-induced heat waves in the Great Plains might be at play.
Gas stoves are bad for the environment—but what if the power goes out?
They aren’t eco-friendly, but can be lifesaving in a catastrophe.
Breathe easier during wildfires with a DIY air purifier
All you need is the air that you breathe.
Bugs, hares, and other unexpected animals that control wild fires
The picture is much bigger than grazing mammals.
The Amazon stores tons of carbon. Climate change-fueled wildfires could ruin that.
Deforestation makes drought-stressed forests even more vulnerable.
Australia’s historic bushfires could impact the world’s biodiversity forever
They’ve already killed half a billion animals.
California’s aerial firefighters struggle against record winds in Kincade blaze
Twenty-one airtankers, ten helicopters, and an attack aircraft are just a few pieces in CAL Fire’s arsenal.
I had to flee from a sagebrush fire
When lightning struck (literally), this wildfire researcher got a little too close to her work.
MEGAPIXELS: NASA provides a powerful view of California’s deadly wildfires
Capturing the terrifying blazes from above.
Flames aren’t the only danger firefighters face. Sometimes, there’s a bear.
Tales from a Pyrogeographer.