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How Wildfire Smoke Affects the Flavor of Wine
It can make a Chardonnay taste like an ashtray, thanks to chemistry.
September 26, 2017
Potato Shed Memorial
Sacks of potatoes, made of cast stone, mark where the iconic potato sheds once stood along the river.
Added by Kerry Wolfe
Smoke From North American Wildfires Made It All the Way to France
"It’s going to take a while for everything to dissipate."
September 15, 2017
Herman the Sturgeon Has Survived Another Catastrophe
The 79-year-old fish is making it through the Eagle Creek Fire.
September 07, 2017
To Shield Historic Cabins From Wildfire, Wrap Them in Foil
The U.S. Forest Service is protecting century-old houses by treating them like last night's dinner.
September 06, 2017
'Snow Whites' of Leuven
The Belgian library displays burned books that were salvaged from the fires of both world wars.
Added by duncanchappell
Setting Furnished Rooms Ablaze at the Fire Research Lab
The facility allows investigators to recreate arson attacks and analyze burn patterns.
September 01, 2017
How a Hawk and Its Serpentine Meal Sparked a Montana Wildfire
Animal arson isn't actually all that rare.
August 28, 2017
Satellite Images Reveal Greenland Burning
A huge wildfire has been raging there for days.
August 10, 2017
Found: A Wealthy Roman Neighborhood in France, Preserved Under Ash
The team that found it is calling it a “Little Pompeii.”
August 02, 2017
The world's first successful water-powered cotton mill paved the way for the factories of the British Industrial Revolution.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
Just a Beautiful and Dangerous Sulfur Fire
It's pretty, but looks like hell.
July 11, 2017
These Endangered Pygmy Rabbits Survived a Wildfire by Heading Underground
Firefighters and biologists staged a rescue once the area was deemed safe.
July 10, 2017
Wanaque, New Jersey
Van Slyke Castle Ruins
The remains of a century-old mansion that met its demise after years of desertion.
Added by 57butler
George Washington's Townhouse Lots
After his presidency, George Washington planned to live only a few blocks from the Capitol building.
Added by R Stemple
Yanshui District, Taiwan
Yanshui Beehive Fireworks Festival
A festival where people vie to be bombarded by exploding clusters of fireworks.
Added by Morgan Randall
Humans Are Responsible for 84 Percent of Wildfires in the U.S.
Only in the mountainous west was lightning a more common cause, a new paper reports.
February 27, 2017
Saint Andrews, Scotland
Saint Salvator's Unlucky PH
Every St Andrews student knows to avoid this inscription for fear of a martyr's curse.
Added by Karitxa
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