Kinda Cool: Kettle Predicts Future Fires

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Former Obama-era White House employee, Nathaniel Manning has co-founded the creation of “Kettle”, an advanced algorithm software used to predict future wildfires. The idea behind the software is to take the pressure off insurance companies struggling with unpredictable disasters as climate change increases. Using hundreds of satellites combined with weather, and real-time fire data, the software can predict how fires move and the likelihood of the damage they’ll cause and that’s…kinda cool.

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