Preventing California megafires

They Know How to Prevent Megafires. Why Won’t Anybody Listen? — ProPublica: The pattern is a form of insanity: We keep doing overzealous fire suppression across California landscapes where the fire poses little risk to people and structures. As a result,...

Climate change

http://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/%E2%80%98beyond-the-extreme%E2%80%99-scientists-marvel-at-%E2%80%98increasingly-non-natural%E2%80%99-arctic-warmth/ar-AAmvwVZ?li=BBmkt5R&ocid=spartanntp&pfr=1What happens next in the Arctic is anyone’s guess. But...

Washing away our sins

How much water is coming our way via climate change is up for debate, but that it’s coming or that it’s a lot is not. “I’m a Republican, but I also realize, by any objective analysis, the sea level is rising,” said Jason Buelterman, the mayor of tiny Tybee...