In the Arctic, fires are a natural part of the ecosystem. But as the climate changes, fires are burning longer and hotter, releasing long-buried carbon from the soil. NASA Explorers are looking from high in the sky to deep below the ground to better understand how a warming climate affects fires in the Arctic…and how fires in the region will contribute to climate change in the future.

Publish Date
Run Time 00:04:42
Topic Earth & Climate
Episode Episode 3
Video Quality HD
Rating TV-G