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Firefighting Technology Gets Tested In California03:45


This has been a record-breaking wildfire season in the West. Multiple fires have forced more than half a million evacuations and tens of billions in property damage.

Firefighters are exhausted, and resources are limited. Authorities in California are testing a new fire-modeling technology to help in the fight. Prachi Patel from IEEE Spectrum reports.

This segment aired on October 15, 2020.


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