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How To Put Out a Grease Fire in the Kitchen - First Aid - About.com
May 19, 2014 ... Grease fires happen when collections of oil or grease on a stove, oven or fryer get hot enough to ignite. Grease fires are extremely dangerous ...
http://firstaid.about.com/od/hazardousmaterials/ht/06_greasefire.htm
Prescribed Fires and Controlled Burns - Forestry - About.com
Ways to prescribe fire for control, safety and to improve the forest habitat and a prescription for prevention of wildfire.
http://forestry.about.com/cs/forestfire/a/prescribe_burn.htm
Forest Fire History, Basics, and Behavior - Forestry - About.com
A brief history of forest fires, the basics of forest fire management and control and forest fire behavior.
http://forestry.about.com/cs/forestfire/a/good_bad_ugly.htm
Information and Updates on Wildfires in Arizona - Phoenix - About.com
Aug 9, 2014 ... This list is not intended to cover every wildfire in Arizona, but I will provide some general information and major updates to those major fires ...
http://phoenix.about.com/od/natureandenvironment/tp/current-arizona-wildfires.htm
Causes of Forest Fires - How Wildfires Start - Forestry - About.com
Here is a history of natural wildfire's beginning and chemistry necessary for combustion. Included are the common causes of forest fires and how they spread .
http://forestry.about.com/od/forestfire/a/Causes-Of-Forest-Fires.htm
Fire: A Burning Issue - Forestry
Why foresters have to use fire to prevent fires and resulting damage.
http://forestry.about.com/library/saf/blsafire.htm
Forest Fire Behavior - Forest Fire Weather - Forestry - About.com
Reading fire behavior and predicting a forest fire's potential threat by understanding forest fire weather.
http://forestry.about.com/od/fireinforests/p/Predicting-Forest-Fire-Behavior-By-Understanding-Forest-Fire-Weather.htm
Discovery of Fire - When was Fire First Controlled - About Archaeology
The controlled use of fire was likely an invention of our ancestor Homo erectus, during the Early Stone Age (or Lower Paleolithic). The earliest evidence for fire ...
http://archaeology.about.com/od/ancientdailylife/qt/fire_control.htm
Current National Wildfire Maps and Conditions - Forestry - About.com
Current National Wildfire Maps and Condition Reports. The United State's Latest Fire Situation at a Glance - Maps, Reports and Forecasts.
http://forestry.about.com/od/forestfire/tp/wildfire_maps.htm
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire, 1911
Picture shows police or fire officials placing Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire victims in coffins. (March 25, 1911). Picture courtesy the Library of Congress.
http://history1900s.about.com/od/1910s/p/trianglefire.htm
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