Rampant wildfires have applied a sepia filter to California. (Image courtesy of Curbed.)

The American West is on fire, and the resulting orange skies look apocalyptic. Homes and cars are covered in what looks like gray snow—the same ash that hangs in the air and quietly blots the sun out of the sky. The hellish landscape feels unsettling, and vaguely gives one the notion of having walked into a scene out of a Hollywood movie. Reality feels different.
Over the last several weeks, wildfi…

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