Tennessee Wildfire is ‘Unlike Anything We’ve Ever Seen’

Tennessee Wildfire is ‘Unlike Anything We’ve Ever Seen’

  • Published: Nov 29th, 2016

Intense drought and powerful winds conspired to whip a massive wildfire that endangered Gatlinburg, Tenn.

What a Warmer Future Means for Southeastern Wildfires

What a Warmer Future Means for Southeastern Wildfires

  • Published: Nov 23rd, 2016

Drought is fueling large wildfires in the Southeast, but the future of wildfires there in a warming climate is murky.

Climate Change Behind Surge in Western Wildfires

Climate Change Behind Surge in Western Wildfires

  • Published: Oct 10th, 2016

Global warming is being blamed for 44 percent of the total area burned in Western forest fires since 1984.

With Warming, Western Fires May Sicken More People

With Warming, Western Fires May Sicken More People

  • Published: Aug 19th, 2016

Tens of millions more Western residents are expected to suffer from sickening "smoke waves" as temperatures rise.

Climate Change’s Fingerprints All Over California Wildfires

Climate Change’s Fingerprints All Over California Wildfires

  • Published: Jul 28th, 2016

This year's wildfire season in California shows signs of influence from climate change.

Weather Disasters Can Fuel War in Volatile Countries

Weather Disasters Can Fuel War in Volatile Countries

  • Published: Jul 25th, 2016

Weather-related disasters made worse by climate change could make world peace more elusive.

Alberta Wildfires Costliest Disaster in Canadian History

Alberta Wildfires Costliest Disaster in Canadian History

  • Published: Jul 8th, 2016

The Fort McMurray wildfire was the costliest natural disaster in Canadian history, ringing up $3.58 billion in losses.

Climate Change is Tipping Scales Toward More Wildfires

Climate Change is Tipping Scales Toward More Wildfires

  • Published: Jun 23rd, 2016

New analysis shows how climate change is influencing a dramatic increase in large western wildfires.