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How Wildfires Work     View
"An average of 5 million acres burns every year in the United States, causing millions of dollars in damage." This site discusses how wildfires start, burn, and die, with information on common causes of wildfires, impact of topography, and ...
http://science.howstuffworks.com/wildfire.htm

How Black Boxes Work     View
Background about how an airplane's "flight data recorder (FDR) and cockpit voice recorder (CVR), also known as 'black boxes,'" are used by investigators to determine the cause of airplane accidents. Topics include data recording and storage ...
http://www.howstuffworks.com/black-box.htm

How Space Tourism Works     View
This site introduces the space tourism industry, citing its first tourist adventurers, along with the training and costs involved. It includes summaries of several commercial space travel projects and ideas, including space stations for corporate com ...
http://science.howstuffworks.com/space-tourism.htm

How Quicksand Works     View
Details about quicksand, which is "just ordinary sand that has been so saturated with water that the friction between sand particles is reduced. The resulting sand ... can no longer support any weight. If you step into quicksand, it won't suck ...
http://www.howstuffworks.com/quicksand.htm

 


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