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A look at how Descartes Labs is leveraging AI to alert fire managers of wildfires and decrease the damage on homes and habitats across the US

Nine minutes. That's how fast Descartes Labs can spot a growing wildfire with artificial intelligence. It's a record speed, and the one to beat.
A couple posing with protective masks in their wedding photo during the California wildfires has gone viral.

A couple wore protective face masks in their wedding photo during the California wildfires, and the striking image has gone viral

Curtis Ferland told Insider it was the last wedding photo that he and his bride, Katie, took before going indoors for their reception on Saturday.

A California couple who was forced to evacuate their home and winery share what it’s really like to endure the wildfires engulfing the state

California's Sonoma wine country dealt with destructive wildfires in 2017. Here's how one winery is dealing with 2019's Kincade Fire.

13 ways to help those affected by the California wildfires and the heroes fighting them

The fires have displaced hundreds of thousands of people and animals and hundreds of emergency workers remain on the ground.

Celebrities who have evacuated or lost their homes as wildfires spread across California

A fire broke out on Monday morning near California's Getty Center and has spread to more than 600 acres, leading many residents to leave their homes.

Fires across California have been stoked by distinctly dangerous Santa Ana and Diablo winds. Here’s where they come from.

The Santa Ana and Diablo winds don't start out hot. But as they travel down from the mountains, they gather strength and heat.

Photos show the Saddleridge Fire as it ripped through 7,500 acres of LA’s San Fernando Valley, growing 800 acres per hour

Mandatory evacuation orders were put into place, affecting about 100,000 people as of Friday evening. At least 31 buildings have been destroyed.
Mandatory evacuation is highlighted in red and evacuation warning areas in yellow.

A Los Angeles bush fire has burned over 7,500 acres and prompted evacuation orders for 100,000 people — here are the latest updates

About 13% of the fire has been contained. Over 1,000 firefighters are battling the blaze as it spreads across the San Fernando Valley.
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The electricity provider that caused the California wildfires has reached an $11 billion settlement

PG&E released a major restructuring plan earlier this week that included almost $18 billion to settle claims regarding the California wildfires.
The left home caught on fire, but the right home held up during the simulation.

Researchers set 2 homes on fire, but only one survived the flames. Here’s what it takes to build a fire-resistant home.

Researchers in South Carolina set out to determine what kind of building materials would survive a wildfire.