The Amazon rainforest is burning: Brazil has seen more than 74,000 fires this year — nearly double 2018's total of about 40,000 fires. About 10,000 new fires started in the last week alone, mostly lit
The Amazon rainforest is on fire, and people are asking Jeff Bezos to do something about it. This year, the Amazon rainforest has had a record high of 74,000 fires, up from 2018's total of 40,000. The
Amazon fires: Emmanuel Macron brands Brazilian president 'liar' and moves to block EU-South America trade deal as row intensifies
Emmanuel Macron on Friday spearheaded a European charge against Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro as a war of words intensified over raging fires in the Amazon basin ahead of this weekend’s G7 summit Biarritz.
Fires burn in the upper Amazon River basin on Aug. 15. Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research, a federal agency monitoring deforestation and wildfires, said the country has seen a record number
A satellite image shows smoke rising from Amazon rainforest fires and cleared land in the State of Rondonia, just southwest of Porto Velho, Brazil in the upper Amazon River basin on August 15, 2019. Mandatory
Puerto Alegría, Peru, was notorious for illegal wild animal encounters. Now, residents are replacing captive anteaters with cultural artifacts—but they’re struggling to attract tourists. Until last December,