Modern Marvels

Season 11 Episode 8

Oil Fire Fighting

Aired Wednesday 10:00 PM Mar 03, 2004 on The History Channel
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Oil Fire Fighting
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In this episode, we head into the flames to see how the conflagrations are contained and controlled. From the use of explosives to the exploits of pioneers like Myron Kinley, we explore every aspect of this extraordinary occupation. Whether in the blistering Iraqi desert or the surging waters of the North Sea, only a handful of people have the skill to snuff a burning gusher, and this riveting program shows how they do it.moreless

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