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It had all the elements of a catastrophe: a truck hit an electrical pole in the bone-dry canyons outside LA, exploding a transformer. Winds were brisk with temperatures above 90 degrees. Despite that, the 500-acre blaze that looked particularly scary has only damaged three structures, reportedly because local residents had take the right precautions to protect themselves from wildfire.
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I get it now! Thatâs why soccer doesnât let players use their hands. Just in case they decide to start playing with a fireball. Watch Joltter, Andrew Henderson, and Melody Donchet do tricks with a ball thatâs on fire and also hit a free kick too.
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Normally, space and fire donât mix well, but NASA is deliberately going to cause a âlarge fireâ inside a Cygnus
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Nutella is good on toast, with ice cream, or eaten by the spoonful while gently sobbing. But as it turns out, add a dash of potassium permanganate and a little heat, and you have yourself a good little fire.
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The blackened skeletons of scorched trees jut out of the smoldering Earth like angry bee stings. A smell of ash, dust, and death hangs in the air. This isnât a scene from a post apocalyptic movie. Itâs part of a Tasmanian World Heritage Site that harbors some of the oldest trees on Earth.
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I was hoping Amazon would have a deal on the Echo today in light of its Super Bowl commercial appearances, but alas, weâll have to settle for a $40 Fire tablet and $20 off Kindle e-readers.
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An ancient forest at the end of the world is facing an unprecedented threat. Since mid-January, bushfires sparked by lightning storms have raged across northwest Tasmania, home to relic forests dating back to when the island was part of the Gondwana supercontinent 180 million years ago.
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