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Smoldering peat in Sumatra and Kalimantan is behind the poisonous smog.
“Not all smog is from Indonesia... the Malaysian government should have explained this objectively.”
Some 16ha of forest at Kampung Pekajang started burning last Friday afternoon due to the current dry weather in the state.
Twitter users have hopped on a viral hashtag to ask Jeff Bezos of Amazon (the company) to help save the Amazon (the burning rainforest)
Bezos' multi-billion-dollar company, Amazon, gets its name from the Amazon river that passes through the rainforest.
The Amazon rainforest is experiencing a record-breaking number of fires — they can be seen from space. Here's what you can do to help.
Brazil’s president baselessly claimed that NGOs set the Amazon on fire on purpose to make him look bad
Fires in the Amazon are producing so much smoke that the city of São Paulo, which is 2,000 miles away, was plunged into darkness Wednesday.
A pile of manure in Spain spontaneously ignited in Europe’s record heatwave, and started a forest fire
Miquel Buch, interior minister of Catalonia, Spain, warned that the fires "could burn through 20,000 hectares."
Towns in dry states like California, Colorado, and Arizona are getting creative with their July 4 celebrations amid concerns of sparking wildfires in the area. After scrapping their usual fireworks shows as a precaution, several towns have opted for drone light shows instead.
The fire in Fort McMurray, Alberta, has grown 8x the size since yesterday according to NASA.