Wildfires


Climate Change Doubled Wildfires in Western US

Climate Change Doubled Wildfires in Western US

Apparently, climate change has aggravated the wildfires that erupt time after time in the west....

Oct 11 2016, 7:06am CDT

Rise in Alaska Wildfires is Worsening Global Warming

Rise in Alaska Wildfires is Worsening Global Warming

The devastating spike in Alaskan wildfires could cause the release of more stored carbon into the atmosphere. Now it should be...

Jun 6 2016, 3:09am CDT

Global Warming-Fueled Wildfires are Increasing

Global Warming-Fueled Wildfires are Increasing

The massive wildfire in Alberta earlier this month may not be only event of its nature. Many more fires are expected with clima...

May 12 2016, 1:04am CDT

NASA Will Launch Satellite Network to Detect Wildfires From Space

NASA Will Launch Satellite Network to Detect Wildfires From Space

The FireSat sensors will locate wildfires around the globe throughout the day....

Nov 21 2015, 10:54pm CST

Wildfires Will Increase with Global Warming, Study Warns

Wildfires Will Increase with Global Warming, Study Warns

Increasing global temperature can cause extreme wildfires and burn exceptionally large areas....

Oct 6 2015, 8:56pm CDT

Sage-Grouse Will Face Horrible Decline If Wildfires Are not Stopped

Sage-Grouse Will Face Horrible Decline If Wildfires Are not Stopped

If devastating wildfires are not stopped in the Great Basin area, the sage grouse population will be cut in half in just three...

Sep 14 2015, 12:07am CDT

California Wildfires Result in 12000 Evacuations

California Wildfires Result in 12000 Evacuations

California wildfires continue to wreak havoc over vast expanses of land. The damage is beyond what our imaginations could fatho...

Aug 3 2015, 7:31am CDT

Wildfires Air Pollution Could Increase Heart Problems

Wildfires Air Pollution Could Increase Heart Problems

It has been found that the atmospheric pollution from forest fires, that have spread beyond control, is injurious to cardiac he...

Jul 17 2015, 6:27am CDT

Covering the West Texas Wildfires on my iPad 2

Covering the West Texas Wildfires on my iPad 2

First a Volcano, and now a burning desert....

May 13 2011, 1:18pm CDT