Top U.S. research agencies confirmed Thursday that 2020 rivaled 2016 for the warmest year on record. Modern records go back 140 years.
Yup, Another Intense Fire Season May Be Coming Our Way
Wildfire isn't inherently bad. It can be really good. But the extreme way the Western U.S. often experiences fires today has seriously destructive and dire consequences. Now, after a historic 2020 wildfire season out West, exceptionally parched conditions may have set the stage for another potent fire year in 2021. Here's everything you need to know, plus we answer the three most common wildfire questions out there.