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The science behind California’s orange skies

The science behind California’s orange skies

Orange skies and smoke blew in from the El Dorado Fire in the San Bernardino Mountains, started by a gender reveal party gone wrong, and the Bobcat Fire in Angeles National Forest greeted Orange County residents after Labor Day weekend. Smoke advisories have been...

Wildfires plague Australia

Wildfires plague Australia

The wildfires in Australia rampaged through many bushland areas, border states and even major cities of the country. Fires have occurred in every state of Australia, hitting New South Wales the hardest, and even seen in cities like Melbourne and Sydney, according to...

Opinion: California is not ready for fires

Opinion: California is not ready for fires

On the night of Oct. 17, my family and I, along with thousands of Porter Ranch residents, were startled into wakefulness by the acrid scent of the thick smoke which had begun to shroud the sky. Just a few hours later, my mother answered the door to find police...