Articles By Michael Kodas

Wildfire Primary category in which blog post is published

Huge western fires in 1910 changed U.S. wildfire policy. Will today’s conflagrations do the same?

Known as the Big Blowup, the 1910 fires helped birth the Forest Service, but so far, climate change and the burning West have spurred little action.

Wildfire Primary category in which blog post is published

Blazes in Colorado, California may be part of a climate-driven transformation of wildfires around the globe

Wildfires from Australia to Siberia are not just larger, hotter and faster, but burning in areas and seasons where they were previously rare.

Environment Primary category in which blog post is published

The largest Arctic science expedition in history finds itself on increasingly thin ice because of coronavirus

COVID-19 is just one of many setbacks for hundreds of scientists, including one from Colorado, pursuing critical climate questions in the world’s most remote and inhospitable environment