Australia fires forces move to beach

The devastating Australian brushfires that have been raging for many weeks did not even take a day of rest to ring in the new year. There are currently 100 fires burning in the state of New South Wales and a dozen in Victoria. In Mallacoota, a beach town in southeastern Australia, people were forced to … [Read more…]

Greek island fire forces evacuations

On the heels of the devastating fires in the Amazon, dozens of wildfires broke out in Greece this weekend, forcing evacuations from beaches and hotels as roughly 700 firefighters were deployed across the Mediterranean nation. The fiercest blazes tore through the island of Samos, located just under a mile off the coast of Turkey, where … [Read more…]