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Fire Starter Source

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With dry bark around, Cody emphasized, one is never without a fire-starter source. In minutes, he formed this nest-shaped bowl and illustrated the range of techniques that kept human beings alive for the last 100,000 years. From pre-tool, low-tech flint to a single modern match, all this bark needed was the slightest spark to ignite.