September 5, 2017

Florida Wildfires: Are the Everglades Really Dry Enough to Burn?

We typically think of the Everglades as a watery wilderness. How then can they ever be dry enough to burn?
August 1, 2017

Evacuation Preparedness: What About My Pets?

Sarah Gustafson was getting her tires changed on the Santa Barbara side of Santa Ynez Mountains when she noticed ...
July 4, 2017

Who’s to Blame for Death Toll in Portugal Wildfire?

“I had no option but to keep driving into the fire.” That’s how survivor Gareth Roberts explains his harrowing ordeal in the ...
June 6, 2017

Ranchers Cope with Crippling Losses after Midwestern Wildfires

At Mark and Mary Kaltenbach's ranch in Ashland, Kansas, dozens of their Angus cows lay dead on the scorched ...
May 9, 2017

Can You Name the Most Fire-Resistant Trees? (The Answers May Surprise You)

Did you know that the most fire-resistant plants are typically ...
April 4, 2017

Going Down With the Ship: Why Some People Refuse to Evacuate

Some people insist on remaining in their homes after ...