Fort McMurray

firefighting

Wildfires Are on the Rise and Technology Can’t Stop Them

We’re getting better at tracking and predicting fires. But when it comes to the biggest, deadliest blazes, there isn’t much to do but evacuate.
Jacob Dubé
7.20.17
Stuff

Getting Paid in Fort McMurray

On an all new episode of 'PAYDAY,' we meet an oil worker, a dog sledder, an exotic dancer, and a boxer as they face the repercussions a massive wild fire has had on their lives and their jobs.
VICE Staff
12.16.16
vancouver

Prehistoric Trees Could ‘Future-Proof’ Forests Against Climate Change

A tiny island on Canada’s West coast is planting trees that thrived millions of years ago, when temperatures were much warmer than they are today. It could save their forests from climate change.
Daniel J. Pierce
10.24.16
opinions

A Shocking Number of Canadians Don’t Get Climate Change, Vaccines or GMOs

A whopping 40 percent think the science is 'unclear' on climate change.
Kate Lunau
9.19.16
climate change

Some Cities Are Falling Behind in Preparing For the Effects of Climate Change

Less than one in five cities around the globe is taking action. Congratulations New York, sorry Philadelphia.
Stephen Buranyi
7.8.16
Canada

Why Climate Change Could Benefit Parts of Canada’s Boreal Forest

It could be a refuge for plants and animals as temperatures warm.
Kate Lunau
6.16.16
Canada

Canada’s Rapidly ‘Greening’ North is Bad News For Everyone

A new study shows the Arctic is turning green.
Elizabeth Howell
6.3.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Trump donates millions to vets charities after the press questions him, ISIS launches a counter-attack against Iraqi forces in Fallujah, the US has wasted billions battling the cocaine trade, and more.
Vice Beta
6.1.16
News

Canada Isn’t Ready for Future Climate Disasters, Watchdog Says

We're boned.
Jordan Pearson
5.31.16
Photo

This Photographer Captures Striking Photos of Environmental Disasters

We talked to 'Manufactured Landscapes' photographer Edward Burtynsky about Kenya's ivory burn, Fort McMurray wildfires, and the impact of 3D printing.
Laurence Butet-Roch
5.19.16
Canada

The Bizarre Link Between the Fort McMurray Fire and a 'Warm Blob' in the Pacific

Everything is connected.
Kate Lunau
5.19.16
News

Fort McMurray Residents Remain Displaced as Fire Pushes North

Estimates put the oil industry at a $770 million loss, and more evacuations have been ordered as the fire moves north.
Jake Kivanc
5.18.16
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