19 days ago

Inside the Lab That Starts Fires For Science

At the Missoula Fire Sciences Lab, scientists research the elements that make up forest fires. In this episode of WIRED Field Trip, we take a tour of this facility and learn how these teams develop a greater understanding of wildfires.

Director: Alice Roth
Editor: Lous Lalire
Researchers: Steve Baker, Mark A Finney, Serra J. Hoagland, Sharon Hood, Jim Reardon
Coordinating Producer: Kevyn Fairchild
Line Producer: Joseph Buscemi
Associate Producer: Amy Haskour
Field Producer: Katherine Wzorek
Production Manager: Eric Martinez
Production Coordinator: Fernando Davila
Fact Checker: Kelsey Lannin
Post Production Supervisor: Alexa Deutsch
Supervising Editor: Doug Larsen
Assistant Editor: Diego Rentsch
Special Thanks : Thomas Dzomba
Archival and Additional Footage Credits
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US Department of Agriculture