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Approaching the Fire-Filled Future Like a Scientist

Experts move the needle on addressing record-breaking wildfires

This week, Future Human published Kate Wheeling’s encouraging feature about a growing group of Californians learning the skills to live with fire instead of fight it. As flames continue to scorch the Western states, the group’s forward-looking mindset — and willingness to adapt and unlearn old assumptions about what’s best for the land — feels like one especially worth adopting. If you haven’t read it yet, check it out here.

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Future Human is a science publication from Medium about the survival of our species. It is run by the OneZero editorial team, which also publishes stories about major forces in technology through its namesake publication and stories about gadgets on Debugger.

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Yasmin Tayag

Yasmin Tayag

Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.

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