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Wildfire Smoke Health Risks

Wildfire Smoke Health Risks

Even small concentrations of smoke pollution from wildfires can be harmful to human health.

The Number and Cost of Weather Disasters is Increasing in the U.S.

The Number and Cost of Weather Disasters is Increasing in the U.S.

As the climate changes, the number and cost of weather disasters is increasing in the U.S.

Here’s How Wildfire Pollution Harms Health

Here’s How Wildfire Pollution Harms Health

Warming temperatures combined with drought conditions are major factors for the increase in wildfires.

These Major Weather Events Defined Summer 2017

These Major Weather Events Defined Summer 2017

While Harvey was the most damaging weather event this summer, there were other extremes in the U.S.

2017 Summer Review

2017 Summer Review

See how the summer temperatures and rainfall compared to normal this year in these cities.

Area Burned by Wildfires is Increasing

Area Burned by Wildfires is Increasing

Climate change is one reason the area burned by western wildfires is increasing.

Number of Large Fires Rising in the West

Number of Large Fires Rising in the West

The number of large wildfires in the West is rising and climate change is playing a role.

Climate and Climate Change at the Rio Olympics

Climate and Climate Change at the Rio Olympics

We look at the general climate of Brazil and some of the potential climate change impacts there ahead of the Rio Olympics.