#Fires

  • Article: The Amazon Fires Are Making the Air Poisonous for Children

    The Amazon Fires Are Making the Air Poisonous for Children

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 30, 2019

    Climate change is a public health emergency. Read more

  • Article: Arctic Fires Haven’t Been This Bad in 10,000 Years

    Arctic Fires Haven’t Been This Bad in 10,000 Years

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 23, 2019

    The Arctic is especially vulnerable to fires in the age of climate change. Read more

  • Article: These Photos Show the Terrifying Scale of California's Largest-Ever Wildfire

    These Photos Show the Terrifying Scale of California's Largest-Ever Wildfire

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 7, 2018

    The Mendocino Complex Fire is raging right now. The second-largest came just last year. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Causes Extreme Weather Like Smoking Causes Cancer, Scientist Says

    Climate Change Causes Extreme Weather Like Smoking Causes Cancer, Scientist Says

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 30, 2018

    Climate change is no longer a hypothetical. Read more

  • Article: 17 Extraordinary Photos of July's Heat Waves, Fires, and More

    17 Extraordinary Photos of July's Heat Waves, Fires, and More

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|July 30, 2018

    The intensifying effects of climate change are being felt around the world. Read more

  • Article: 13 Photos Taken From Space Show Destructive Power of Wildfires

    13 Photos Taken From Space Show Destructive Power of Wildfires

    By Joe McCarthy|July 26, 2018

    Wildfires are becoming more common, intense, and longer-lasting. Read more

  • Article: The Photos From California's Wildfires Are Just Insane

    The Photos From California's Wildfires Are Just Insane

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Dec. 7, 2017

    The flames have so far forced tens of thousands to evacuate and have even penetrated Los Angeles. Read more

  • Article: Northern California Wildfires Kill at Least 11, Leaving Wine Country in Ashes

    Northern California Wildfires Kill at Least 11, Leaving Wine Country in Ashes

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 10, 2017

    “It’s not under control by any means.” Read more