According to Greek legend, Prometheus stole the secret of fire and gave it to humanity, and for that crime, Zeus punished him with a giant eagle who ate his liver every night. Well, it seems like the eagles might have gotten the secret from him after all these years. At least three different birds of prey have been observed setting fires on purpose.
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Written by Reuben Westmaas February 7, 2018
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