This 2010 photo shows the aftermath of a wildfire outside the town of Futaleufu in southern Chile. A new study by CU-Boulder researchers Andres Holz and Thomas Veblen indicates that wildfires are expected to intensify in southern South America.
This summer has some scientists saying extreme drought and hot temperatures may be the new normal for parts of the U.S. Meantime some Colorado researchers say more intense wildfires may be the new normal for parts of South America.
Airports in the New York area are open again after Tropical Storm Irene grounded more than 12,000 thousand flights over the weekend. But the overall impact on Denver International Airport has been minimal.
A lot of emphasis has been placed on combating the ever-growing obesity epidemic in the U.S. And now, veterinarians are becoming more concerned as the numbers of overweight furry family members climbs.
The USA Pro Cycling Challenge ended in Denver on Sunday. American Levi Leipheimer took the title. The race was the first time Colorado’s hosted a premier tournament since the Coors Classic was shuttered more than two decades ago. Colorado Public Radio’s Ben Markus was at the finish and has this report.