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NASA satellite images reveal 'scars' left by California wildfires

ByThroughout August and September, millions of acres across California were ablaze following an "unprecedented outburst of dry lightning in August 2020". Exceptionally hot heatwaves...

California Wildfires Have Burned 4 Million Acres And The Season Isn't Over Yet

Wynne DavisMore than 4 million acres have burned in California during this year's wildfire season. Nearly 17,000 firefighters are still working to contain at...

Apocalyptic footage shows aftermath of devastating California wildfires

staronline@reachplc.com (Tiffany Lo) Shocking video has emerged of what appeared to be a town ravaged by the devastating wildfires in California. Thousands of residents were left...

Wildfires Latest: Helpful Weather; Oregon Official Warns Of 'Mass Fatality Incident'

Jason SlotkinFirefighters monitor a controlled burn along Nacimiento-Fergusson Road to help contain the Dolan Fire near Big Sur, Calif., on Friday. Nic Coury/AP hide...

Wildfires Are First Big Test To COVID-19 Firefighter Safety Plans

Kirk SieglerFirefighters in the valley area of Vacaville, in northern California, during the LNU Lightning Complex fire on Aug. 19, 2020. Josh Edelson/AFP via...

Here's How Extreme Wildfires Can Unleash Thunderstorms And 'Fire Tornadoes'

Charles Jones & Leila Carvalho, The Conversation It might sound like a bad movie, but extreme wildfires can create their own weather – including fire...

California wildfires: Trump declares major disaster as blaze and coronavirus ravage state

Thousands of people have been forced to evacuate their homes as wildfires sweep across the region where six people have already been killed. Such...

'The Worst Is Not Behind Us': California Wildfires Continue To Burn

Firefighters make a stand in the backyard of a home in front of the advancing C.Z.U. Lightning Complex fire on Friday. California is seeing...

California Wildfires Can Create Their Own Terrifying Weather

Then the wind, a critical component in spreading wildfires, went haywire. “Even though the surface winds were pretty weak, there was a low-level jet...

Wildfires Already Threaten the West. Then Came Covid-19

Controlled burns in the spring are essential for keeping that from happening again. And indeed the California government declared controlled burns an essential duty...

Australia wildfires: ‘Globally unprecedented’ blazes burned FIFTH of Australia's forest

Since then, the Murray-Darling Basin has experienced 12 consecutive seasons with below-average precipitation – the longest period on record since 1900.v Dr King told AFP:...

Pollution in New York linked to wildfires hundreds of miles away

Air pollutants from fires as far away as Canada and the southeastern U.S. have traveled hundreds of miles to spike pollution concentrations in New...

Russell Crowe: Australian actor 'skips' Golden Globe awards due to raging Oz wildfires

Russell Crowe, 55, didn't make an appearance at this year’s Golden Globes ceremony and remained in Australia as the wildfires continue to rip through...

Australian wildfires: Is it safe to travel amid state of emergency?

Emergency warnings remain for fires burning in South Australia, which has left one dead from a car crash in Lameroo, a bushfire zone, and...

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Elvis Presley TERROR at kidnap and death threat 'Nobody kills The King, I'll shoot first'

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