WATCH | US: Experts warn catastrophic wildfires could be new normal

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Dry conditions and record temperatures have caused wildfires to spread along the West Coast of the United States over the past couple of weeks.

The industrial-scale burning of fossil fuels has changed the planet, and fires are but one consequence.

Widespread fires create a negative feedback loop, speeding up climate change.

Scientists say catastrophes like the one we are seeing now may be the new normal.

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