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13 staff recommendations worth revisiting.
Flames aren’t the only danger firefighters face. Sometimes, there’s a bear.
Tales from a Pyrogeographer.
Researchers think 9/11 gave first responders cancer—but proving it will be nearly impossible
New York City's fire department has assembled one of the largest firefighter research populations in the world.
Humans are responsible for the vast majority of wildfires in the U.S.
Only you can prevent forest fires. For real.
On the Front Lines of Fighting Fires
Frequent fires and bigger blazes scorch California.
New York City’s Fire Department Will Soon Be Using Drones
To send images and video from a crisis to firefighters
A Theme Park For Disaster Junkies
Test your survival skills in 9 different scenarios
Augmented Reality Visor Lets Firefighters See Through The Smoke
Staying cool and saving lives
Watch A Drone Get Soaked By A Firefighter
Maybe next time ask permission before flying over a fire
The Week In Drones: U.S. Aircraft Crashes In Yemen, Flying Firefighters In Dubai, And More
Here’s a round-up of the week’s top drone news, designed to capture the military, commercial, non-profit, and recreational applications of … Continued