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The Woolsey Fire

Voices from the Future | Greg Kochanowski The Event: On November 8, 2018, a small fire started in the Santa Susana Mountains’ Woolsey Canyon, near Simi Valley California. But then

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The Island

Voices from the Future | Glorynel Ojeda Matos The Island The Event: Maria began as a tropical wave. But by September 16, 2017, she had gathered steam, swirling into a

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The Furious Fire

Voices from the Future | KerryAnn Laufer The Furious Fire The Event: The Kincade Fire sparked in late October 2019. It spread from a power plant area in northern Sonoma

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When Irma Knocked

Voices From the Future | Tom and Lynda Ciano When Irma Knocked The Event:A tropical wave was born somewhere over west Africa on August 26, 2017. In the coming days,


The Australian Bushfires

Voices from the Future | Carol Duncan The Australian Bushfires The Event: Close to 200 bushfires ignited in Australia in early October 2019. They torched nearly 15 million acres of


The Jakarta Floods

Voices from the Future | Faradilla Fajrin Al-Fath The Jakarta Floods The Event: On December 31, 2019, torrential rains pounded a swath of Jakarta. More than 400,000 people were affected,

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The Chennai Floods

Voices from the Future | Anjali Ponni Rajkumar The Chennai Floods  The Event: In 2015, the winter monsoon season brought torrential rains to Chennai, in southern India. Unprecedented floods followed,

dog on pedastal in a flood

A Devastating Storm

Voices from the Future | Ntombi Makuyana A Devastating Storm The Event: Tropical storm Idai struck the southeastern Chimanimani and Chipinge districts of Zimbabwe on March 14, 2019. The torrential rains