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Inside the Megafire

Season 46 Episode 8 | 53m 16s

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 drought may contribute to the rise of deadly megafires.

Aired: 05/08/19

Expired: 11/30/19

Rating: TV-PG

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