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The Wall Street Journal
6 mins | May 13, 2020

How koalas survive forest fires: Australia is global test for animals

As wildfires ravage California, this study could hold critical lessons for the survival of some species. Fire season approaches in Australia, and scientists have been using heat-seeking drones and studying leaf chemistry as clues about the ability of animals to recover after blazes. Mike Cherney reports on their findings for The Wall Street Journal.

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