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The Big Disaster: The Big Burn
From LAist Studios, the creators of The Big One, the second season of The Big Disaster series will provide you with a wildfire survival guide that includes not just tangible safety tips — but hope for our future.  As the world enters a new age of wildfires, science reporter Jacob Margolis hosts Season 2: The Big Burn, a deep dive into personal stories that illuminate the history of how we got here, why we keep screwing things up, and what we can do to survive and maybe even thrive while the world around us burns.Season 1: The Big One -  When...
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4.4 stars from 1,585 ratings
Bait and Switch
I really enjoyed Season 1 from Laist Studios. It did an excellent job of portraying what The Big One was, why it's expected, and how people should react before, during and after that event. But this season, which they represent in their own byline as a survival guide for wildfires, is...Read full review »
ireill1 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 01/19/23
I just completed listing to Episode 5 and I am so very humbled. There is so much I did not know or realize about the indigenous communities that lived here before Europeans arrived on this land. Please listen and learn. I trust that Mr. Margolis will help see a way forward.
Marvin072560 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 01/05/23
A must listen for everyone!
I can’t recommend this podcast enough!
SteviDunehew via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/12/22
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Jacob and retired LA County Fire Captain Derek Bart answer your burning questions.  This episode is sponsored by BetterHelp. Give online therapy a try at betterhelp.com/bigburn and get on your way to being your best self.
Published 11/16/22
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