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Fawn Fire Evacuations Near Lake Shasta

Update: Click here for the latest report on the Fawn Fire. Evacuations have been ordered due to a wildfire along Interstate 5 just south of Lake Shasta. The Fawn Fire started late Wednesday afternoon on steep terrain near a limestone quarry. The California Department of Fire and Forest Protection said a 30-year-old Palo Alto woman […]

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The map shows where the body believed to be Gabby Petito was found

A map showing where the body believed to be Gabby Petito was found, in the Spread Creek scattered camping area in Wyoming Google Maps/Insider A body believed to be Gabby Petito was found in a Wyoming camping area on Sunday. This map shows where he was found, not far from what is believed to be […]

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The first comprehensive map of the world’s shallow tropical coral reefs is here

Scientists have completed the first-ever high-resolution global map of the world’s shallow tropical coral reefs. When combined with an integrated tool that tracks global coral bleaching events in near real time, the new resource provides a comprehensive overview of trends and changes in the health of global coral reefs. While completing the map is a […]

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The new ‘Valorant’ map divide is the best yet

Fracture is the best Valorant map yet. Credit: Riot Games Ever since players got their hands on Valorant the card design was one of its most applauded and celebrated aspects. After the likes of Counter-Strike, Call of Duty and countless other titles over the years have refined the base map design for FPS games, things […]

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Map: Where Ida left Louisiana and Mississippi without power

Number of customers without electricity per hour The New York Times·Source: More than 850,000 homes and businesses in Louisiana and Mississippi were still without power Friday morning, according to data from, after Hurricane Ida made landfall near Port Fourchon, Louisiana on Sunday as a Category 4 storm. Percentage of customers without electricity on […]

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The Houston Map Company, maker of the famous Key Map, is still active in 2021

Between when you probably last bought a Key Map book and now, the local Houston mapping company has taken a step forward. Of course, we may no longer use a physical map to move around. Either know where you’re going from memory, or plug your destination into Google Maps and let turn-by-turn directions dictate your […]