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Aug 13, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
After serving nearly 30 years as a doorstop for a nuclear physicist, a hunk of petrified wood has finally been recognized as a one-of-a-kind find.
Jul 25, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
A wildfire is raging in central Washington, and a new video captured by a drone features aerial views of the damage.
Jul 23, 2014 04:16 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
About a million acres of the Pacific Northwest are burning right now. Continue reading →
Jun 6, 2014 12:40 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A satellite observes widespread forest fires in North Korea, but it's just one problem related to deforestation in the totalitarian nation. Continue reading →
Sep 27, 2010 09:00 PM ET // Cristen Conger
It takes a mix of land use practices, climate, and human error to spark a wildfire. And evidence suggests blazes are on the rise.