This Ex-Inmate Risked His Life Fighting Fires in California — But He’s Banned From a Career Doing It
Dario Gurrola’s two felony convictions prevent him from getting the EMT certification required for a full-time job at most municipal fire departments.
"We don't wait for the government. We just do our job."
Kangaroos and Koalas Are Dying in Australia's Hellfires. Wild Brumbies and Feral Cats Are Taking Over.
Invasive species, coupled with the fires, could lead to “ecosystem collapse.”
The human death toll from Australia's hellish fire season is now at least 31.
If you're living in Sydney or Melbourne you can expect some damage and possible health consequences in the future.
“When we heard about the possibility of these emergency trailers being available to serve our homeless residents, Oakland was the first in line.”
Right-wingers in Australia and elsewhere are blaming environmentalists and arsonists while trying to avoid a conversation about climate change.
Scientists say the hellish phenomenon could become far more common as a result of climate change.
“It’s just one, continuous long line of smoke, and that to me is very unusual,” one NASA scientist told VICE News.
Make the oil companies pay, says an expert who studies the world's worst polluters.
The long-feared convergence is reportedly more than three times bigger than any fire ever recorded in California.
The enormous fires, which are being amplified by climate change, have killed up to a billion animals and may drive species to extinction.