The Science of Wildfires

The Science of Wildfires

So, what is fire, exactly? What causes fires in the wild, and how do we put them out? SciShow answers your burning questions about the science of fire. (See what we did there?)

Hosted by: Michael Aranda
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Click to access fire-understanding.pdf


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Click to access 2%20Wildland%20fire%20overview.PDF



http://extension.oregonstate.edu/gardening/wood-ash-can-be-useful-yard-if-used-caution

Click to access WoodCombustion-Curkeet.pdf


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Click to access WoodCombustion-Curkeet.pdf


http://scienceline.ucsb.edu/getkey.php?key=2048

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