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A wildfire the size of Manhattan is tearing through Australia

Australia is currently battling against a swathe of wildfires. Three fires in the state of Victoria have now joined to form a single enormous blaze 23 square miles across, covering a marginally larger area than Manhattan. The fires worsened going into Saturday due to high winds and soaring temperatures. Visit […]
A wildfire the size of Manhattan is tearing through Australia
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The bushfires in Australia are so big they’re generating their own weather — ‘pyrocumulonimbus’ thunderstorms that can start more fires

The Australia bushfires are generating “pyrocumulonimbus” clouds, which create their own thunderstorms that can start more fires. Here’s how the process works and why it’s so dangerous. Visit Insider.com for more stories. The bushfires in Australia are now so big that they are generating their own weather, in the form […]
The bushfires in Australia are so big they’re generating their own weather — ‘pyrocumulonimbus’ thunderstorms that can start more fires