Fire breaks, for example, can’t stop a fast-moving, wind-driven fire like the 2017 Tubbs Fire in the North Bay, which jumped across the ultimate firebreak, Highway 101, in Santa Rosa. But when the breaks are behind or alongside fires, they can reduce the intensity of the blazes and allow firefighters to “herd” the flames away from developed areas. … [Read more...] about As Bay Area heats up, Gov. Gavin Newsom warns of coming wildfire danger
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There are a number of effective measures you can take to stem the spread of COVID-19. That includes washing your hands frequently for at least 20 seconds, avoiding large gatherings, staying home when you feel sick, and maintaining a distance of six feet from others. … [Read more...] about Hogan: ‘Please Stay Home, Safe’ As MD Coronavirus Cases Top 3.6K
Instead, the 44-year-old Knoxville has been building up his acting credits. He found a Knievel-esque compatriot in Jackie Chan, his co-star on the upcoming China-set buddy actioner Skiptrace. “I was watching Police Story again recently and he was just going for it, like Evel,” Knoxville said. “There are crazy scenes in it, like when he’s standing on the hill and there’s a bus coming towards him, and three guys—two from the top and one from the bottom window—they all go out onto the concrete, headfirst. I told him, ‘That looked very real to me,’ and he was like, ‘Oh, yeah—they went straight to the hospital. I didn’t rehearse then.’” … [Read more...] about Johnny Knoxville: How I Broke My Penis
The San Andreas job, her biggest to date, came in part thanks to the enormous success of True Detective, which she says she knew was a big deal thanks to the talents involved, but “couldn’t have imagined how big it would become.” Now, she’s doing her best to navigate the treacherous terrain of Hollywood and not fall prey to typecasting (as is Hollywood’s wont). … [Read more...] about Alexandra Daddario on ‘True Detective’s’ Misogyny Claims and Her Hollywood Ascent
None of this means we shouldn’t be talking about the possible role bats played in the origins of the Wuhan coronavirus, most bat people concede. Understanding their part in this crisis could be vital to preventing others in the future. Bat fans just wish we’d talk about that with a little more nuance, recognition of our own role in the spread of diseases from bats to other animals, and advice to nudge people away from anti-bat violence and towards conservation. … [Read more...] about Bats Are Being Blamed for Coronavirus. Bat Lovers Are Freaking Out.