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Siberia Is on Fire—and It’s Only May

It looks like wildfires in Siberia are starting up again—and some fires that never went out after last summer are starting to poke their heads out of the snow. Very normal and cool!Read more...
Tags: Science, Environment, Articles, Nature, Siberia, Wildfire, Earth Sciences, Emergency Management, Firefighter, Peat, Fire Prevention, Disaster Accident, Holdover Fire, Ecological Succession, Russian Wildfires


Tahoe Firefighter Deployed To Australia To Help Deadly Wildfires

EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) — A Tahoe Basin Forest Service firefighter has been deployed to Australia to help battle the many brush fires around the country. USDA Forest Service Fire Captain Dave Soldavini was assigned to Australia as part of an interagency group to help stop the fires. The Forest Service sent 44 fire personnel to Australia on Dec. 30, and an additional 21 firefighters were mobilized on Friday to replace a previous group mobilized in early December. Swipe through pictures from the ...
Tags: News, Australia, Local, Sydney, Adelaide, South Australia, Forest Service, Sydney Australia, El Dorado, USDA Forest Service, NSW Victoria, Firefighter, Kangaroo Valley, Tahoe Basin Forest Service, Dave Soldavini, Wingello Australia


Tahoe Firefighter Deployed To Australia To Help With Deadly Wildfires

EL DORADO COUNTY (CBS13) — A Tahoe Basin Forest Service firefighter has been deployed to Australia to help battle the many brush fires around the country. USDA Forest Service Fire Captain Dave Soldavini was assigned to Australia as part of an interagency group to help stop the fires. The Forest Service sent 44 fire personnel to Australia on Dec. 30, and an additional 21 firefighters were mobilized on Friday to replace a previous group mobilized in early December. Swipe through pictures from the ...
Tags: News, Australia, Local, Sydney, Adelaide, South Australia, Forest Service, Sydney Australia, El Dorado, USDA Forest Service, NSW Victoria, Firefighter, Kangaroo Valley, Tahoe Basin Forest Service, Dave Soldavini, Wingello Australia


Photo of Koala and Firefighter Surrounded by Flames Perfectly Captures the Climate Emergency

It may have taken until the last week of the last month of 2019, but I think we’ve found the photo that most defines the year and quite possibly the decade.Read more...
Tags: Science, Australia, Koalas, Koala, Firefighter, Wildfire Season Is Year Round Now, Bush Fires


Rip Esselstyn Is PLANTSTRONG! (And Why You Should Be Too)

“The cleanest burning fuel you can get for the human body is from plants.”  Rip Esselstyn  Friend, mentor and original...
Tags: Meat, Podcast, Whole Foods, Beef, Sport, Austin, Running, Swimming, Triathlon, John Mackey, Firefighter, Esselstyn, Caldwell Esselstyn, Rip Esselstyn, Animal Agriculture, Engine 2


Firing up the Force

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Tags: Training, People, Military, Air Force, Academy, Jones, Bull, Bulls, U S Air Force, Colorado Springs Colorado, Air Force Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, Dooley, Brian Ferguson, Firefighter, Cadets


Medieval Knight RACES Modern Soldier in Obstacle Course

OK, who would win in a race: A soldier, a firefighter, or a knight? What, you’ve never asked yourself that? Well, for those of you who did, you finally have your answer thanks to a video released by Daniel Jaquet of the Centre d’Études Supérieures de la Renaissance (Center for Higher Studies of the Renaissance): The […] Read More … The post Medieval Knight RACES Modern Soldier in Obstacle Course appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
Tags: News, Guns, Defense, Soldier, Renaissance, Medieval, Weight, Obstacle Course, Daily News, Armor, Knight, Firefighter, Other Gear & Gadgets, Guns & Gear, Man at Arms, Rifleman


Volunteer Indiana firefighter battles fire at their own residence

EATON, Ind. – A volunteer firefighter responded to the most difficult telephone call of his life. It had been a call at his own home. Monday early morning right before 8 o’clock, Brett McBride had just gotten home from working 3rd change. “I happened to be into the area preparing to get … Indiana – BingNews
Tags: Fire, Sport, Indiana, Golf, Volunteer, Residence, Their, Firefighter, Battles, EATON Ind, Brett McBride


Man’s Decision to Burn Books Causes Massive Fire

A man’s innocent intent to burn some unneeded books turned into the most massive wildland fire in Nassau County, Florida, since 1998. The post Man’s Decision to Burn Books Causes Massive Fire appeared first on Legal Reader.
Tags: Florida, Wild, Fire, Book, Magazine, Man, Wildfire, Match, Bill, Tree, Trash, Charge, Nassau County, Cost, News & Politics, Blaze


Watch one of Dubai’s flying firefighters tackle a ‘blaze’ with a water-powered jetpack

Dubai, being Dubai, likes to equip its emergency responders with some pretty snazzy kit. The cops and paramedics are already on the streets in a fleet of flashy motors, while firefighters are now using water-powered jetpacks to tackle blazes. The post Watch one of Dubai’s flying firefighters tackle a ‘blaze’ with a water-powered jetpack appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Dubai, Firefighters, Jetpacks, Cool Tech, Firefighter


Firefighter Dies in NYC After Drug Lab Blast

Firefighters discovered what appeared to be a drug lab after reports of a gas leak
Tags: New York, New York City, Uncategorized, Firefighter


Hot gear: Fire department uses GoPros to shoot 360-degree video inside a fire

What is it like to escape a house fire? A fire department in New Zealand is using fireproofed GoPro cameras to shoot a simulation video of what it's like to be in an engulfed home – in 360 degrees. The post Hot gear: Fire department uses GoPros to shoot 360-degree video inside a fire appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, New Zealand, Virtual Reality, Gopro, 360, 360 Video, Firefighter


South Carolina Firefighter Fired After Threatening to “Run Over” Black Lives Matter Protesters

A public servant proves once again why the Black Lives Matter movement is so important. A South Carolina fire captain was fired after writing on his Facebook page that he would “run over” BLM protesters if they were gathered in the street. Jimmy Morris was upset that protesters were shutting down streets and highways and causing traffic changes. The white 16-year-vet added a second post. “Public Service Announcement:If you attempt to shut down an interstate, highway, etc on my way home, you bes...
Tags: Wtf, Crime, News, Fired, Jazz, Dallas, Black Lives Matter, BLM, Protesters, Threats, South Carolina, Columbia, Sarah Palin, Morris, South Carolina State House, Jenkins


How many rescuers does it take to dislodge a cow?

At least five plus a backhoe, if the cow managed to stick its head in a tree. North Yorkshire Fire probably did not train for this, but they saved the cow regardless. (more…)
Tags: Post, Animal, North Yorkshire, Tree, Cow, Firefighter, Animal Rescue


In-mask thermal imaging helps firefighters find victims trapped in burning buildings

Scott Sight is a firefighter mask with a built-in thermal imaging display to help firefighters find trapped victims faster. The display is shown at nine frames per second within the periphery of the mask in order to keep the full range of sight clear. The post In-mask thermal imaging helps firefighters find victims trapped in burning buildings appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Thermal Imaging, Fire Safety, Cool Tech, Firefighter, Thermal Camera, Scott Sight


Dog Video Of The Day: A Dane Stuck In A Tree!

You may have heard about firefighters rescuing kittens stuck in trees, but I bet this is the first time you’ve heard about the Great Dane who managed to get trapped up a tree!
Tags: Great Dane, Firefighter, Dog Video Of The Day, Funny Dog Video, Dog Rescue, Dog News, Dog Stuck In Tree, Great Dane Stuck In Tree


Fire Lieutenant Charged With Raping Underage Subordinate During Camping Trip

A high-ranking fire lieutenant from Lakeville, MA has been charged with raping his much younger co-worker. 51-year-old Thomas Dunlevy is a 20 year veteran of the Lakeville Fire Department. He is a well-liked, highly-respected figure in his community. Or at least he was until earlier this week when he was arraigned and charged with rape, procuring liquor for a minor, assault and battery and witness intimidation over an alleged incident with a 20-year-old subordinate. Related: Priest Raped Teen B...
Tags: Feature, Crime, Sexual Assault, Fox, Gay, Rape, Evergreen, Hopkins, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Semi-evergreen, Topstory_secondary, Lakeville, WCVB, Firefighter, Daniel Hopkins


I Want to Be a Firefighter!

“My passion is to rescue and save other people’s lives,” said 19-year-old Jonathan. Jonathan is an alumnus of the Amor Viviente Child Sponsorship Program in Honduras, and has been able to achieve his dream as a result of being registered in the program. “As a child, I was living in the midst of a hopeless environment until I enrolled in the children’s firefighter program at the center,” he said. “I trusted the Lord and never gave up my dream of becoming a firefighter, so I pursued it. Today...
Tags: Jesus, Honduras, Jonathan, Amor Viviente, Child Sponsorship, What We Do, Country Staff, Firefighter, Firefighting, Jonathan Jonathan, Almuni, Amor Viviente Child Sponsorship Program, Jorge Garc, Jackeline


Mini Firefighter Tree

I made this firefighter tree with stuff I already had lying around. The bottom of the tree I used black & yellow tape to make it blend in instead of the burlap.I hot glued the boots to the bottom. He's so cute ! [Author: BargainFun]
Tags: Crafts, Diy, Projects, BargainFun, Firefighter, Mini's


Japanese Firefighters Ceremony

Every year in January there are 出初式 (Japanese New Years Firefighters Ceremonies) around Japan. Every January 6th, the 「東京消防出初式」 (“Tokyo Fire Department’s New Year Ceremony“) is held. Today is 2016 January 5th, so it will be held tomorrow. I have been to this (and a few other Japanese Firefighter Ceremonies). Click here to see my […]
Tags: Japan, Events, Festivals, Tokyo, Firefighters, Japanese, New Years, Places To Go, Yokohama, Firefighter, Odaiba, Dezome-shiki, Firefighter Festival, Firefighter Show, Japan Fire Dept, Japanese firemen


Building a Legacy on Athleticism, Faith & Humility (Part 2)

Today were back with Ultraman competitor and EPIC5 finisher Christian Isakson for Part 2 of our conversation. Thanks for all...
Tags: Health, Family, Podcast, Diet, Fitness, Church, Training, Sport, Service, Cycling, Hawaii, Faith, Running, Podcasting, Swimming, Triathlon


How Endurance, Faith, Family & Service Equate to Success (Part 1)

Today’s guest is a guy I relate to on so many levels. Like a big Venn diagram of overlapping circles...
Tags: Health, Family, Podcast, Diet, Fitness, Church, Training, Sport, Service, Cycling, Hawaii, Faith, Running, Podcasting, Swimming, Triathlon