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Forest Fire

Wildfire Redux

J Henry Fair | Posted 05.17.2016 | Arts
J Henry Fair

The headlines about the fires of northern Canada have disappeared. Nothing remains for the media but the charred houses and mangled swing sets of the residents of Fort McMurray, the oil boom town that serves the Tar Sands.

La Luna Súper

Sandra Ramos O’Briant | Posted 10.12.2014 | Fifty
Sandra Ramos O’Briant

At midnight on Sunday, whoops it's already Monday! we said our goodbyes. Backlit by a spectral Super Moon, our shadows stretched long. Hugs all around, even though most of us had just met, in the dark, in a burned out flat in Angeles National Forest.

This Is Why New York City Smells Like Smoke Today

| Posted 04.07.2014 | Green

By Aidan Gardiner NEW YORK CITY — Many New Yorkers awoke to a lingering smell of smoke that had blown north from a brush fire about 100 miles away ...

WATCH: Forest Fire Rips Through Homes

Posted 02.27.2012 | World

A forest fire near the Beagle Channel in the commune of Viña del Mar, Chile, has engulfed more than 50 hectares of land -- about 120 acres -- and tak...

Boulder, Colorado: Recreational Sports Rescheduled for Wildfire

Robert Weller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Robert Weller

Last week a disastrous wildfire not only destroyed at least 169 homes in the canyons to the west, a paradise for those who lived in them, but it also forced the closure of popular hiking trails.

Interactive Map: How A 4C Rise Will Affect The Planet

guardian.co.uk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A map launched at the Science Museum in London has been developed using the latest peer-reviewed science from the Met Office Hadley Centre and other l...