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Fire Risk May Rise Dramatically As Climate Warms: NASA

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A firefighter battles a wildfire on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in Cabazon, Calif.
A firefighter battles a wildfire on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in Cabazon, Calif.

Warming temperatures across the world are likely to do more than just make tornadoes stronger and hurricanes more powerful. They could also make wildfires bigger, more ferocious and more common, especially across the West, according to a new NASA report.

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