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How Houses Themselves Become Fuel For Wildfires

Wildfires destroyed thousands of homes across California this year. Fire scientists are discovering that most homes burn down from blowing embers, sometimes long after the the fire has passed.

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How Houses Themselves Become Fuel For Wildfires

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Millennials Strike Again: This Time We Are Killing Cash And 'Merry Christmas'

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For Evangelicals, A Year Of Reckoning On Sexual Sin And Support For Donald Trump

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