On January 4th, 2013 a catastrophic bushfire ripped through Tasmania. In the aftermath, scientists and residents are struggling to figure out if events like this are likely to happen more frequently in the coming years with climate change.
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Century of Aeroplanes (freemusicarchive.org/music/Century_Of_Aeroplanes)
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WildFIRE PIRE is a National Science Foundation supported research project to understand fire, climate, and people globally.