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‘Firefighters Out There in the Snow’: Wildfires Rage Early in Parched West

RUIDOSO, N.M. — New Mexico’s first major wildfire of the year ignited this week near a campground where visitors can hike to view hundreds of…

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Why Wildfires Are Raging Early in the West Due to Drought and Climate Change

RUIDOSO, N.M. — New Mexico’s first major wildfire of the year ignited this week near a campground where visitors can hike to view hundreds of…

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The Science of Climate Change Explained

Estimates of the cost vary widely. One recent study found that keeping warming to 2 degrees Celsius would require a total investment of between $4…

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The Science of Climate Change Explained

Estimates of the cost vary widely. One recent study found that keeping warming to 2 degrees Celsius would require a total investment of between $4…

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Tropical Forest Destruction Accelerated in 2020

Tropical forests around the world were destroyed at an increasing rate in 2020 compared with the year before, despite the global economic downturn caused by…

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A Year of Watching Earthly Beauty Burn

I have a pastime, one that used to give me considerable pleasure, but lately it has morphed into a source of anxiety, even horror: earth-watching.…

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Thousands of Photographs, and a Year Like No Other

Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. The first photo that appears…

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