Why Wildfire Evacuations Are So Hard to Plan

Why Wildfire Evacuations Are So Hard to Plan

Tens of thousands of people around the world have been evacuated this summer because of wildfires. Fires are burning in Portugal and Italy and Greece and Spain and France (and California and Alaska and Texas). And yet, when it comes to things like planning evacuations, best practices don’t really exist—there’s no book to consult, no … Read more

SpaceX Rocket Sails Away from Vandenberg SFB for Starlink Mission | Local News

SpaceX Rocket Sails Away from Vandenberg SFB for Starlink Mission |  Local News

For the sixth time, a Falcon rocket climbed away from Vandenberg Space Force Base on Friday to deliver another batch of Starlink satellites into orbit and set a record for the company’s yearly launch rate. The two-stage rocket, built by Space Exploration Technologies, blasted off at 10:39 am as a stubborn marine layer hugged Space … Read more