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Tornado Quest Top Ten Science Links For December 3 - 10, 2018

Greetings everyone! We’ve had quite an interesting start to December across parts of North America with severe weather episodes from Texas and Oklahoma into Illinois. Fortunately, there haven’t been any crippling winter storms that have left lasting effects in their wake. 554 more words


Cult Cartoon Essentials: Wildfire

Wildfire (aka Cavalo de Fogo, and Fuego salvaje) was a cartoon series by Hanna-Barbera that debuted in September 1986 and ran for thirteen episodes. It follows the adventures of a 13 year-old girl called Sara (voiced by Georgi Irene) who lives in the American West. 283 more words


Bay Area Woman Creates 'Angels of Paradise' To Reunite Camp Fire Victims

MARTINEZ (CBS SF/AP) — A Bay Area woman who helps adoptees find their biological parents has been using her talents to reunite victims of the deadly Camp Fire with relatives worried about their well-being. 1,257 more words


Wildfire scientists brace for hotter, more flammable future as Paradise lies in ashes

By Bill Weir, CNN

Every man-made thing that burned, burned all the way.

That is the powerful first impression driving into Paradise after America’s deadliest wildfire in 100 years. 590 more words


The Shifting of Ecological Baselines

Bushfires like the ones that have ravaged Australia and California this year, could become the new norm for the generation that has been born in the last decade, an example of how our perception of ecological change is defined by what has happened in our lifetime (Image Credit: dm4244, CC BY-SA 4.0) 954 more words


Dog protected ruins of home destroyed by California wildfire for weeks

A dog that survived the catastrophic wildfire in Northern California apparently protected the ruins of his home for almost a month until his owner returned. 272 more words


Two new videos on how wildfires spread

The recent wildfires in the U.S., and California in particular, have generated significant public interest in fires, and how they spread and can (or can’t) be controlled. 94 more words