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Title: Fire Wars
Url: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/fire/
Publisher: Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Description: This Public Broadcasting Service NOVA site presents the science of wildfires. Sections provide information on how firefighters are outfitted, how plants have adapted to wildfires, the physics and chemistry of fire, and more. A description of the challenges and dangers faced in producing this NOVA program are also included.
LC Classification: Agriculture -- Forestry -- Conservation and protection -- Damage by elements -- Forest fires and wildfires
Science -- Chemistry -- Physical and theoretical chemistry -- Thermochemistry -- Heat of formation, combustion, flame, explosion
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Geochemistry -- Environmental geochemistry
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Ecology -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Ecology
Science -- Agriculture
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Agriculture -- Forestry
Agriculture -- Plants
Agriculture -- Wildlife
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Demonstrations
Reading Materials
Reference
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Students
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: WGBH Educational Foundation
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2010-01-13 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-01-12 15:17:39 (W3C-DTF)
Source: comPADRE  comPADRE
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Resource URL Clicks: 12
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