A firefighter and koala captured helplessly watching a raging bushfire
The image, posted on the Eden Hills Country Fire Service Facebook page, shows the fireman with a hose standing in front of the inferno with a koala by his side at the Lobethal vineyard, west of Adelaide.
Victims of deadly Australian bush fires 'stood no chance'
The victims of the deadly Black Saturday bush fires that swept across southeast Australia earlier this year stood no chance against the ferocity and speed of the flames because they were given insufficient warning about the impending catastrophe, an inquiry into the tragedy has heard.
What a relief that climate change doesn't really exist
As we've sweltered through this terrible summer - and lately, as bushfires have raged - what a comfort it's been to know that climate change doesn't exist and isn't happening.
Fire tornado | Boing Boing
Chris Tangey took this intense image of a tornado sucking a brushfire into the sky near Alice Springs, Australia. From The Australian: "There was no wind where we were, and yet you had this tornado," Tangey says. For him, it sounded "like a fighter jet"; for (firefighter Ashley) Severin, it was like "standing behind a…