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Inside the Megafire

56:46 | #4608 | TV-PG

The California wildfires of 2018 took a worrisome trend to a new extreme, claiming scores of lives and over a million acres. Scientists investigate how forestry practices, climate change, and the physics of fire itself play a role in the dramatic increase in wildfires in recent decades.

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Recent Airdates

  • KET2: June 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM ET / June 9, 2019 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET2: May 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM ET / May 12, 2019 at 6:00 PM CT
  • KET2: May 12, 2019 at 1:00 AM ET / May 12, 2019 at 12:00 AM CT
  • KET2: May 10, 2019 at 5:00 AM ET / May 10, 2019 at 4:00 AM CT
  • KET2: May 9, 2019 at 1:00 AM ET / May 9, 2019 at 12:00 AM CT
First Aired: May 8, 2019