We can manage the risks from bushfires far more effectively if we look at the ways different plant species control the the way the fires burn.
2015 was the world's hottest year on record. The US State of the Climate report has rounded up the litany of temperature and other records that were broken all over the globe.
From floods to drought, fire to famine, the 2015-16 El Nino has had a global impact.
Wildfire makes up about 4% of the greenhouse gases added to the atmosphere each year.
This summer has seen Tasmania suffer through drought, bushfires, floods and the worst marine heatwave on record. Is this what life under a climate-changed future will be like?
You might think having trees around your home is the worst idea during a bushfire, but some plants can actually help repel fire.
European invasion completely disrupted the way aboriginal Australians managed fire. Learning from Australia's first people could help us fight fires in the future.
Victoria is moving away from burnoff targets to a new strategy for managing bushfire risk.