Human Presence

Record Flooding in Sudan
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Record Flooding in Sudan

A wetter-than-usual rainy season in Sudan has devastated communities across the country.

Published Sep 17, 2020

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Fires Char the Pantanal
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Fires Char the Pantanal

Drought-parched wetlands in South America have been burning for weeks.

Published Sep 17, 2020

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Sally Slowly Approaches the Gulf Coast
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Sally Slowly Approaches the Gulf Coast

The slow-moving hurricane is predicted to produce life-threatening flash floods and storm surges.

Published Sep 15, 2020

Severe Storms Human Presence

A Slew of September Storms
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A Slew of September Storms

The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season has broken many records so far, and the season still has two months to go.

Published Sep 14, 2020

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Historic Fires Devastate the U.S. Pacific Coast
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Historic Fires Devastate the U.S. Pacific Coast

Satellite data is helping scientists size up one of the most intense outbreaks of fire and smoke that Oregon and California have seen in decades.

Published Sep 11, 2020

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