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Just grab a dead cracked cap polypore, get one edge of the shelf fungus smoldering with a coal from your fire, and carry it for an hour or two in a fireproof container to transport the live ember to your new campfire location.The two types of fungi you want in your fire-starting kit|By Tim MacWelch/Outdoor Life|February 16, 2021|Popular-Science
Place the pieces close together, eliminating gaps that would drop your embers down into the snow.
When the Khoisan hunter-gatherers of sub-Saharan Africa gazed upon the meandering trail of stars and dust that split the night sky, they saw the embers of a campfire.
Just defining the fire dynamics of embers alone is a huge task.
Another about mulch that lets embers smolder until a wind whips them into “open flames that creep right up to people’s house walls.”
One night, driving home, I passed an alley and saw someone light a crack pipe, the tiny red ember flaring bright.Haunted by the Coca Leaf in ‘The Sound of Things Falling’|Susan Straight|July 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
If just a single ember remains hot at its core, Olshanski notes, the result can be an inferno.Madonna Badger’s ‘Today’ Interview Shouldn’t Ignore Fire’s Tragic Lessons|Michael Daly|June 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Fire was actually carried in hollowed out branches in which an ember was placed.
I understood, and, stepping to the fire, returned with a charred ember.The Reckoning|Robert W. Chambers
The other snatched a blazing ember from the mud chimney and struck the leading wolf dead partly within the hut.
When he ceased silence reigned, except for the occasional snapping of a burning ember.
It grew and expanded till it formed a huge ember-mottled orchid with vast petals trembling in the wind.What Will People Say?|Rupert Hughes
Darius lay as I had last seen him; and him we buried in the maize clearing at the back, with the ember glow for funeral lights.The Master of Appleby|Francis Lynde