PLANET IN PERIL (PinP) "Where science gets respect." Scientist Norman Kuring created this image of Earth's eastern hemisphere by combining data from six separate orbits made by a satellite in 2012. NASA / NOAA
Wednesday, 13 April 2016
Wildfires, Once Confined to a Season, Burn Earlier and Longer
New York Times
The first Alaska wildfire of 2016 broke out in late February, followed by a second there just eight days later. Story here.