Wrapping a building in a fire-protective blanket is a viable way of protecting it against wildfires, finds the first study to scientifically assess this method of defense. ...
Science Daily. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 07:53:19 EDT.
To build four 17,000-sq-ft fire stations throughout the Cy-Fair area, contractor JE Dunn created a schedule that staggered the start dates for each of the stations by four to six weeks.
Engineering News-Record. Mon, 14 Oct 2019 14:53:00 -0400.
A burning wooden piling near a construction site at the base of the Lake Shore Drive bridge at the Chicago River caused Lake Shore Drive to be temporarily closed Monday afternoon.
John Garcia. ABC News. Mon, 07 Oct 2019 21:42:58 +0000.
Prosecutors announced Friday they are seeking to retry Derick Almena, the leaseholder of the building, on 36 counts of manslaughter. One jury has already heard the case, but that ended in a mistrial.
Paolo Zialcita. NPR. Fri, 04 Oct 2019 16:00:29 -0400.
The activists drove up to the British Treasury in a fire engine and sprayed red paint through the hose onto the building, though at one point they lost control of the hose.
Daily Mail. Thu, 03 Oct 2019 16:05:45 GMT.
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The word fire is a noun. Fire means (1) the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy, (2) a fireplace in which a fire is burning, (3) intense adverse criticism, (4) the event of something burning (often destructive), (5) a severe trial, (6) feelings of great warmth and intensity, (7) the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke, (8) once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles).
Fire is also a verb that means (1) bake in a kiln so as to harden, (2) destroy by fire, (3) cause to go off, (4) go off or discharge, (5) start firing a weapon, (6) call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses), (7) drive out or away by or as if by fire, (8) provide with fuel, (9) terminate the employment of.