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How California's Droughts Lead to Other Disasters

Wildfires, heat waves, flooding, and water shortages are on the rise.

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By Lorena Lyon

Each year, California and the Southwest break new records for droughts and high temperatures, which bring damaging heat waves, wildfires, and even flooding. Learn how these catastrophes operate together — and how engineers are working on new technologies to help us survive.

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