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Moment ‘fire whirl’ forms during California Camp Fire | Guardian News

Moment ‘fire whirl’ forms during California Camp Fire | Guardian News

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The ABC reporter Laura Anthony has captured the moment a fire whirl formed during the Camp Fire near the town of Paradise, northern California. The phenomenon, sometimes called a 'fire devil', is created when cool and hot air merge, creating a swirling effect. The inferno covered 111,000 acres on Sunday and remains only 25% contained 'Only bones and fragments': California wildfire toll at 31 as grim searches go on
California wildfires: rescuers search for victims as winds fuel flames | Guardian News

California wildfires: rescuers search for victims as winds fuel flames | Guardian News

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Wildfires continue to wreak havoc across California. In the north on Sunday, investigators searching for human remains scoured wreckage left by the most destructive fire in state records. In southern California, firefighters are battling flames spread by strong winds 'Only bones and fragments': California wildfire toll at 31 as grim searches go on
Beto 2020? Why some think Beto O’Rourke has what it takes to become president | Guardian News

Beto 2020? Why some think Beto O’Rourke has what it takes to become president | Guardian News

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O'Rourke's bid to unseat Ted Cruz in the US midterms narrowly failed – but his audacious grassroots campaign sprinkled seeds of Democratic rebirth and has drawn whispers of a presidential run. What is it that makes people think the Texas congressman has what it takes to get into the White House? Beto 2020? How O'Rourke became a Texas sensation who could shape the future of the Democrats
Huge shark nursery found in Irish waters | Guardian News

Huge shark nursery found in Irish waters | Guardian News

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The largest shark nursery to have been found in Irish waters has been discovered among cold-water coral reefs 200 miles west of Ireland. A remotely operated vehicle surveying the deep ocean floor revealed thousands of egg cases deposited on coral skeletons at depths of up to 750 metres 92,500ft). Ocean floor rover finds large shark nursery in Irish waters - video
‘I suffer under my age’: Dutch man seeks to legally change his age | Guardian News

‘I suffer under my age’: Dutch man seeks to legally change his age | Guardian News

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Self-styled positivity guru Emile Ratelband said he wants to legally change his age to make himself 20 years younger. The 69-year-old Dutch television personality has asked a court in the Netherlands to approve his request for a new birthday that would make him officially 49 Dutch man, 69, starts legal fight to identify as 20 years younger