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Three people missing feared dead from fierce Colorado wildfire

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.

By REUTERS
02/01/2022

Fire fallout: The ache to go home

Sheiner’s homecoming, when it happens, won’t be an entirely transformed place.

Arson suspected of causing two fires Saturday - report

Houses have caught on fire in Gita as multiple fires were reported in Israel on Saturday. Authorities suspect two cases of arson.

KKL-JNF reveals 4 new specialized fire engines

The fire engines are specially equipped for forest terrain and can therefore be used in Israel's next wildfire season.

Climate change main cause of US wildfires - study

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.

Israel and France launch nanosatellite to monitor vegetation, predict weather

Meet the VENµS probe, which conducts routine flybys of the Earth, and attains high resolution, multispectral images of specific sites around the world.

Australia lost a third of its koalas in three years

Besides the impact of drought and fires, land clearing by property developers and road builders has destroyed the iconic marsupial's habitat.

By REUTERS
21/09/2021

Celebrating Rosh Hashanah in the middle of a wildfire

A wildfire displaced multiple Jewish congregations over Rosh Hashanah.

By Robin Estrin/TNS
12/09/2021

This week in Jerusalem: Night riders

A weekly round-up of city affairs

02/09/2021

14 Days: Washington Summit

Israeli news highlights from the past two weeks.

02/09/2021
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