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Do rhinos put out fires?

  1. Apr 8, 2006 #1

    Ivan Seeking

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    I happened to catch a favorite movie of mine, The Gods Must Be Crazy,
    which is currently running on FMC [Fox Movie Channel] and well worth the watch if you go for this sort of thing; in fact, a classic one-of-a-kind, IMO.

    Mentioned in the movie is the claim that if a rhinoceros sees your fire he will come and stomp it out.

    Last edited: Apr 8, 2006
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  3. Apr 23, 2006 #2
    "Ivan"; rhinos put out fires because they understand that fire and gas don't mix. They spend all day eat grass and farting, the fire is a danger that could get them killed. They are just being cautious.
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