Climate change and past forest management methods may be to blame for bigger and more frequent flames.
At least 16 people were confirmed dead and more than 10,000 evacuated on Sunday after a huge fire tore through Chile's historic port city of Valparaiso.
Titanium alloy golf clubs can create sparks of more than 3,000 degrees Fahrenheit that can ignite dry foliage. Continue reading →
A vastly improved technique for viewing and predicting wildfire behavior combines satellite data and a special weather model to take the guess work out of what a fire is about to do. Continue reading →
The wildfires that are now threatening Sydney and other parts of Australia are burning out of control, despite intensive firefighting efforts.
A National Guard Predator drone is being called into action for the Rim Fire in California. Continue reading →
The wildfire threatening Yosemite National Park has grown to become California's seventh biggest ever, as firefighters battle to protect San Francisco's main water supply.
Fire crews continue to battle an inferno raging just to the west of Yosemite Park.
+ Load More