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What's the Ultimate Campfire Fuel?

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Published on Aug 16, 2016

It’s summertime and people are out camping, barbecuing, and using FIRE! But what’s a better fuel to use for your summer activities? Wood or charcoal? There are pros and cons to both fuels, so check out this episode of SciShow to decide for yourself!

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Sources:
http://science.howstuffworks.com/envi...
http://www.planete-energies.com/en/me...
http://www.ipst.gatech.edu/faculty/ra...
https://web.anl.gov/PCS/acsfuel/prepr...
http://virtual.vtt.fi/virtual/innofir...
http://www.heartheat.com/flameworksOL...
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/...
http://www.fao.org/docrep/s4550e/s455...
http://www.greenpeace.org/internation...
http://www.fao.org/3/a-i5134e.pdf
http://www.carbonbrief.org/is-burning...

Images:
Charcoal: https://www.flickr.com/photos/toasty/...
Firewood: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
Glucose: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
Cellulose: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...
Deforestation: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Fi...

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