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Imagine if you saw a pimped up and remote controlled mini tank zooming to extinguish a flaming wreck. You'd be forgiven for thinking it was the beginnings of a B-rate sci-fi movie. But within just a couple of months, robots like these will be deployed to fight fires in the U.S.