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The drive to open up more land for farmers in Brazil is helping to contribute to the conditions driving the fires in the Amazon rainforest.
The Amazon fires aren’t a natural disaster. ‘Bolsonaro has created the perfect conditions for this perfect storm,’ one researcher sa...
Farmers illegally set fires to clear land in the Amazon. Experts say President Jair Bolsonaro's rhetoric and policies have increased that activity.
Officials at the Cosme e Damia children's hospital in Porto Velho, on the edge of the Amazon, reported a "sharp increase" in respiratory illnesses.
Brazil has angrily attacked offers to help it put out the huge fires in the Amazon — here’s why it is pushing back against global outrage
Brazil's leaders are pushing back on world leaders' outcry about the Amazon, telling the rest of the world to stay out of the issue entirely.
Tim Cook says Apple will be donating to help preserve the Amazon in the wake of devastating forest fires
Apple CEO Tim Cook says his company will donate to help preserve the Amazon after fires have ravaged its forests.
Pope calls for global action to save the ‘lung of forests’ currently burning at an alarming rate in the Amazon
"That lung of forests is vital for our planet,” Pope Francis told thousands of people in St. Peter’s Square for his weekly address.
This tree-planting search engine saw a 1150% increase in downloads after the Amazon rainforest fires
Ecosia, which plants trees with every search, went from 20,000 daily installs to 250,000 on Thursday.
Trump volunteers US to ‘help’ with fires in the Amazon after conversation with Brazil President Bolsonaro, who has been slow to fight them...
Trump tweeted about his great relationship with Brazil President Bolsonaro and US trade prospects, offering 'help' with the Amazon rainforest fires.
‘Every year we have wildfires’: Brazil’s president insists fires in the Amazon are no worse than normal, as he sends the army to fig...
"We are in a traditionally hot and dry season, with high winds, when every year we have wildfires," Bolsonaro said in a speech Friday.
Brazil’s environment minister just said the solution to wildfires — and possible climate catastrophe — is to ‘monetize’ ...
Regulations in place "for the past 10 or 20 years were too restrictive to the development of Amazon areas," Ricardo Salles told the Financial Times.