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How Do Wildfires Work?

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San Diego County is under siege by seven wildfires burning. How does a wildfire work? In just seconds, a spark or even the sun’s heat alone sets off an inferno. The wildfire quickly spreads, consuming the thick, dried-out vegetation and almost everything else in its path. What was once a forest be­comes a virtual powder […]
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Lunar Eclipse Creates A Blood Moon

The moon is shown in eclipse from Los Angeles
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida (Reuters) — Parts of the world saw a rare celestial event on Tuesday when the Earth’s shadow fell across the moon, turning it orange. The lunar eclipse unfolded over three hours beginning at about 2 a.m. EDT, when the moon began moving into Earth’s shadow. A little more than an hour later, the moon […]
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Safari Park’s Newest Addition

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A baby gorilla was born at the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park and is already gaining a lot of attention. Last Friday the Safari Park welcomed a female gorilla via emergency C-section because 18-year-old mom was having a hard time with her labor. Veterinarians originally thought the baby was sick due to the stress from labor, […]
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15 Facts that Seem Fake

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-The probability of you drinking a glass of water that contains a molecule of water that also passed through a dinosaur is almost 100%. -If a piece of paper were folded 42 times, it would reach to the moon. -Turtles can breath out of their butts. -You can’t hum while holding your nose. -It rains diamonds […]
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