Expect more wildfires — in Europe and beyond — as society grapples with warming climate

Firefighter works on portion of wildfire in Megara, Grerece, west of Athens

The frightening wildfires afflicting Europe during bouts of extreme heat this summer are a scourge that experts say the world can expect to see more of in the future, but prevention and growing public awareness around climate change can help what has become an enduring challenge.