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May 18, 2016 06:50 AM ET // Kieran Mulvaney
Shifting winds threaten oil camp workers as wild fires continue to burn.
May 9, 2016 04:31 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The oil sands don't burn easily, and extraction operations escaped major damage. Continue reading →
Jul 6, 2015 04:48 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Warmer winters and drought may lead to more frequent forest fires, even in the normally wet Pacific Northwest. Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2015 01:03 PM ET // Climate Central
Rising temperatures are expected to increase wildfire risks in Alaska, just as in the rest of the western U.S.
May 6, 2015 12:45 PM ET // Bobby Magill, Climate Central
Forest Service anticipates spending up to $1.6 billion fighting a fire season that could be worse than normal.
Feb 4, 2015 11:36 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A 2011 tornado outbreak in the southeastern US is linked to distant fires, new research suggests. Continue reading →
Sep 23, 2014 11:37 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A dramatic photo taken from International Space Station shows multiple fires raging in South America's Amazon rainforest. Continue reading →
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.
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