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Ken Chapman flies a strange-looking helicopter for Erickson Incorporated called an S-64 Aircrane, and to get the wet stuff on board, all he has to do is submerge a snorkel about 18 inches deep in a body of water.
HOW AERIAL FIREFIGHTERS BATTLE BLAZES FROM THE SKIESROB VERGERAUGUST 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
While fire is a normal and necessary part of much of California’s forest and rangelands, the region’s trend toward heightened wet and dry extremes, coupled with overall warmer conditions, make the state especially primed for high-intensity burns.
CALIFORNIA AND THE FOREST SERVICE HAVE A PLAN TO PREVENT FUTURE CATASTROPHIC FIRESULA CHROBAKAUGUST 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The MJO travels eastward along the equator as winds push warm, wet air high into the atmosphere, where the air dries out, cools and descends back toward the surface.
IMPROVED THREE-WEEK WEATHER FORECASTS COULD SAVE LIVES FROM DISASTERALEXANDRA WITZEAUGUST 27, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
I took a hose to the pack for a few minutes, and some of my outer layers got wet through the zippers.
THE MATADOR SEG42 OFFERS UNRIVALED GEAR ORGANIZATIONGRAHAM AVERILLAUGUST 25, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
So don’t think you’re totally safe because, if something failed, this area will get wet.
NOBODY’S TALKING ABOUT THE SPORTS ARENA FLOOD ZONEMACKENZIE ELMERAUGUST 19, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Another big one was that because it is cold and dry, the virus does not survive here, and it only survives in warm and wet climates.
HOW MONGOLIA HAS KEPT THE CORONAVIRUS AT BAYTATE RYAN-MOSLEYAUGUST 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Rather than getting wiped out by Ice Age hunters, woolly rhinos charged to extinction in Siberia around 14,000 years ago when the climate turned warm and wet, a study of ancient DNA suggests.
CLIMATE CHANGE, NOT HUNTERS, MAY HAVE KILLED OFF WOOLLY RHINOSBRUCE BOWERAUGUST 13, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Multiple people who had been exposed to the coronavirus at a Wuhan wet food market, called Huanan Seafood Wholesale Market, are hospitalized with a pneumonia-like disease.
HERE’S WHAT WE’VE LEARNED IN SIX MONTHS OF COVID-19 — AND WHAT WE STILL DON’T KNOWERIN GARCIA DE JESUSJUNE 30, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
They show that “eruptions seem to be approximately twice as likely to begin during the wettest parts of the year,” says Farquharson.
DID RAIN PUT THE KILAUEA VOLCANO’S LAVA-MAKING INTO OVERDRIVE?MEGAN SEVERMAY 15, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
It showed that talking releases hundreds of big, wet droplets into the air.
SIX FOOT SOCIAL-DISTANCING WILL NOT ALWAYS BE ENOUGH FOR COVID-19TINA HESMAN SAEYAPRIL 23, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
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WORDS RELATED TO WET

  • boiling
  • clammy
  • close
  • dank
  • irriguous
  • moist
  • mucky
  • muggy
  • oppressive
  • sodden
  • soggy
  • steamy
  • sticky
  • stifling
  • stuffy
  • sultry
  • sweaty
  • sweltering
  • watery
  • wet
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