California wildfires threaten the world's largest tree

Firefighters in California are trying to save the world's largest trees, threatened by wildfires that have raged for weeks in Sequoia National Park. Writes about this BBC. This park is famous for its giant sequoias, including the XNUMX-meter giant "General Sherman" - the largest ...

About 1100 lightning strikes the ground in California in one night: they caused wildfires

On the night of September 9-10, a wave of powerful thunderstorms swept across California. The night sky erupted in 1100 lightning bolts, which triggered new wildfires across the state, writes CNN. “Approximately 1100 lightning struck the ground in one night,” she wrote in ...

Relentless heat and fire tornadoes: wildfires engulf the west of the United States

As the intense heat continues to loom over the West, it is causing wildfires that cover hundreds of thousands of acres of land. In California, wildfires this year have surpassed the damage caused by last year's record fire season. The publication Gizmodo told in more detail. One of…

Trump administration denies California fires a natural disaster

The administration of President Donald Trump has rejected California's request to declare a natural disaster in the state due to six devastating wildfires, including a massive fire in the forests of central California, which became the largest in the state's history. Writes about this CNN. “Request for an ad ...

Furry rescue squad: Oregon uses goats to prevent wildfires

A town in Oregon has hired a dedicated team to reduce the risk of wildfires - each team member has four hooves. The story of the unusual rescuers was told by CNN. Forest Grove, a city 25 miles (40 km) east of Portland, Oregon, uses ...

Fires in the USA: police arrested 4 people on suspicion of arson

Four people were arrested on suspicion of arson in areas of the West Coast of the United States, which was badly damaged by large deadly fires. Writes about this Fox News. Wildfires continue to rage in three states, and police are investigating individual incidents of alleged arson attacks. ...

An abnormal 2020 continues: hurricanes, droughts and floods are yet to come

Crazy 2020 never ceases to torment humanity. Hot summer breaks all temperature records. Experts predict a long season of hurricanes, fires, droughts and floods for the planet. Some countries die from the heat, others are drowned in rain and freeze. Scientists claim this is reinforced concrete confirmation ...

California resident used beer to protect his home from fires and it worked

A resident of Vacaville (California) Chad Little came up with an extraordinary way to extinguish a fire that threatens his home - he decided to use beer for this. Writes about this Eater San Francisco. The Little family was evacuated from their home as the LNU Lightning Complex fires approached ...

The worst in state history: California wildfires continue to rage

Huge bushfires, ignited by lightning, continue to rage on Monday, Aug 24, from all sides of the San Francisco Bay Area, and much of Northern California is on alert as strong lightning winds threaten to trigger more fires. Writes about this ...

Not only coronavirus: in 2020 cruel natural disasters await the world

The pandemic did not come alone. Following the coronavirus, 2020 promises fires, floods, crop failures and a biblical plague of locusts for a warming planet. Natural disasters threaten hunger for poor countries and serious problems for Europe and the United States, meteorologists and international organizations warn. World Ocean…

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