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Unusual Fires and Heat in Europe

Heatwave Turns Europe Brown
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Heatwave Turns Europe Brown

A persistent heatwave has been lingering over parts of Europe, setting record high temperatures and turning typically green landscapes to brown.

Published Jul 27, 2018

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Scarcely Seen Scandinavian Fires
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Scarcely Seen Scandinavian Fires

Record-breaking hot and dry conditions have spurred historic wildfire outbreaks in far northern Europe and within the Arctic circle.

Published Jul 21, 2018

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