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‘Zombie’ fires may have reignited in the Arctic as scientists warn there are more to come in 2020 after an unusually warm spring

'Zombie' fires may have reignited in the Arctic circle following an unusually warm spring, scientists have warned. The smouldering piles were picked up by satellites monitoring emissions from the region and are expected to spread and increase in number as the seasons change. It comes after an estimated 50 megatonnes of carbon dioxide were emitted due to burning tundra in June last year, placing more of the harmful gas into the atmosphere. Read more...

 

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