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Fires in Brazil
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Fires in Brazil

Satellites begin to detect heightened fire activity in July and August in the Amazon.

Published Aug 16, 2019

Heat Fires

Flying through a Fire Cloud
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Flying through a Fire Cloud

A rare flight through a thunderstorm triggered by a wildfire has atmospheric scientists buzzing.

Published Aug 9, 2019

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Okjökull Remembered
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Okjökull Remembered

The glacier atop Iceland’s Ok volcano was declared dead in 2014. Satellite images show the latter stages of its decline.

Published Aug 8, 2019

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A Second Scorching Heatwave in Europe
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A Second Scorching Heatwave in Europe

One month after experiencing record-breaking temperatures, Europe again is sweltering under a heatwave. And this one is more intense.

Published Jul 26, 2019

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Wildfires in Krasnoyarsk
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Wildfires in Krasnoyarsk

Dozens of fires raged in the southern part of the Siberian region.

Published Jul 12, 2019

Heat Fires