It's not every day you see a conflagration of this titanic size.
The land just north of the city looks like a raging ocean of flames.
Nighttime images show the gradual spread of the tremendous wildfire, which is burning brighter than the city lights of Reno.
Just for starters, it could cut off San Francisco's water supply.
Huge wildfires, aggravated by a bad drought, are sending acrid clouds of smoke into nearby cities.
The skies are clouded with ashy gas that's pouring from thousands of acres of burning plants.
The government pours billions into fighting fires but skimps on cheap, proven methods for stopping megafires before they start.
Record-setting high temperatures combined with painfully dry conditions have sparked hundreds of brushfires across the country.
Parts of the outback are lit up with so much flame they look like huge metropolises at night.
Amid the wreckage of his home, a Colorado fire victim wants to warn future generations.