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What makes smoky, charred barbecue taste so good? The chemistry of...

Kristine Nolin, University of Richmond The mere thought of barbecue’s smokey scents and intoxicating flavors is enough to get...

Breathing wildfire smoke can affect the brain and sperm, as well...

Luke Montrose, Boise State University and Adam Schuller, Boise State University Wildfires burning in the western U.S. are sending...

What’s in wildfire smoke? A toxicologist warns there are lots of...

Luke Montrose, Boise State University Something unusual happened this year in Idaho. Fire and health officials began issuing warnings...

Wildfires are contaminating drinking water systems, and it’s more widespread than...

Andrew J. Whelton, Purdue University More than 58,000 fires scorched the United States last year, and 2021 is on...

We’ll see more fire seasons like 2020 – here’s a strategy...

Jennifer Balch, University of Colorado Boulder As of late fall, wildfires are still smoldering under snowfall in Colorado. I am hoping that the cold and...

Coping with Western wildfires: 5 essential reads

Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation Intense wildfires are raging in California, Oregon and Washington state, spurring mass evacuations and leaving charred towns in their wake. A...

The secondhand smoke you’re breathing may have come from another state

Sebastian Eastham, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Steven Barrett, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Scientists estimate that each year in the U.S., outdoor air pollution shortens...

Wildfire smoke is becoming a nationwide health threat

Richard E. Peltier, University of Massachusetts Amherst The impacts of recent forest fires in California reach well beyond the burned areas. Smoke from the Camp...

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National Prayer Breakfast: What does its history reveal?

Diane Winston, University of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism On the morning of Feb. 2, 2017, more than 3,500 political leaders, military...