The combustion community has long focused on solving societal challenges related to energy and transport, improving efficiency and reducing pollution from a myriad of combustion devices. With the drastic uptick in destructive wildfires, renewed focus has been placed on the study of wildland fires and our need to better prevent, predict, and suppress unwanted wildfires. An exciting opportunity has recently arisen for the combustion community to participate in: the $11 million XPRIZE Wildfire. Registration for the competition closes on 31 October 2023. Read more here.