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A firefighter battles the Woolsey Fire burning a home in Malibu, Calif. in November. Fire scientists are finding that homes most frequently burn from flying embers after the initial blaze has passed through. Ringo H.W. Chiu/AP hide caption

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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.

A firefighter battles the Woolsey Fire burning a home in Malibu, Calif. in November. Fire scientists are finding that homes most frequently burn from flying embers after the initial blaze has passed through. Ringo H.W. Chiu/AP hide caption

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How Houses Themselves Become Fuel For Wildfires

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How Houses Themselves Become Fuel For Wildfires

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Clearly, this generation just can't help itself with killing things like starter homes and canned tuna. What's next? Epoxydude/Getty Images/fStop hide caption

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

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An overwhelming majority of evangelical Christians continue to support President Trump, despite allegations of infidelity. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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

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