Wind gusts in excess of 100 miles per hour (160 kph) pushed flames eastward into the towns of Superior and Louisville, prompting the evacuation of both communities.
Sheiner’s homecoming, when it happens, won’t be an entirely transformed place.
Houses have caught on fire in Gita as multiple fires were reported in Israel on Saturday. Authorities suspect two cases of arson.
The fire engines are specially equipped for forest terrain and can therefore be used in Israel's next wildfire season.
The researchers who co-authored a study of wildfires said they hadn't expected man-made climate change to surpass natural variability as the main contributor to fire weather until the year 2080.
Meet the VENµS probe, which conducts routine flybys of the Earth, and attains high resolution, multispectral images of specific sites around the world.
Besides the impact of drought and fires, land clearing by property developers and road builders has destroyed the iconic marsupial's habitat.
A wildfire displaced multiple Jewish congregations over Rosh Hashanah.
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