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Burning is the process of combustion, an exothermic reaction between a substance (the fuel) and a gas (the oxidizer). Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ... A combustion reaction taking place in a igniting match Combustion or burning is a complex sequence of exothermic chemical reactions between a fuel and an oxidant accompanied by the production of heat or both heat and light in the form of either a glow or flames. ...


Burn, burning or burned may also refer to:

  • Burn, injury to the skin caused by heat, electricity, chemicals, or radiation
  • Burn, in Scotland and north-eastern England, a type of stream which is smaller than a river
  • Burn, a computer game, a first-person shooter computer game released in 2007
  • Burn, a village in North Yorkshire, England
  • Burn and Burn Sugar Free, energy drinks by Coca-Cola
  • Burn in, to exercise components (such as electronics) before putting them into service
  • Burning, a self sustaining thermonuclear (nuclear fusion) reaction
  • Burning, the recording process for various technologies based on compact discs or DVDs
  • Burning-in, a manipulation during photographic enlargement to darken selected areas of the final print
  • Burned (image), an image with highlights or shadows considerably outside the medium's gamut
  • Execution by burning, an execution by fire, usually by being burned to death on a pyre
  • Indian burn, common school prank also called a Chinese burn
  • Burn notice, an official statement issued between intelligence agencies stating that an individual or a group is or has become unreliable.

For other uses, see Burn. ... In Scotland, and to some extent in North East England, burn is a name for a stream which is less than a river. ... Burn is a first-person shooter computer game released in 2007 developed by Destan Entertainment and produced by Teyon. ... A computer game is a game composed of a computer-controlled virtual universe that players interact with in order to achieve a defined goal or set of goals. ... Map sources for Burn, North Yorkshire at grid reference SE594286 Burn is a village some three miles south of Selby, North Yorkshire. ... A variety of energy drinks are available; the skinny bullet can shape is popular. ... Burn in is that process by which components of a system are exercised prior to being placed in service (and often, prior to the system being completely assembled from those components). ... At the end of the 20th century, Thermonuclear has came to imply anything which has to do with fusion nuclear reactions which are triggered by particles of thermal energy. ... In computing, optical disc authoring, including CD authoring and DVD authoring, known often as burning, is the process of recording source material—video, audio or other data—onto an optical disc (compact disc or DVD). ... Burning-in is a term used in the photography industry. ... An image is said to be burned when its original gamut considerably exceeds it target gamut, or when the result of processing considerably exceeds the images gamut. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... A school prank is a prank pulled at school by a student or group of students, usually on another student or, less commonly, a teacher, which can result in punishment. ... A burn notice is an official statement issued by one intelligence agency to other agencies. ...

In music

Bands:

  • Burn (UK band), a heavy rock band from Loughborough, England
  • Burn (U.S. band), a New York hardcore band
  • Burned (U.S. band), a North Carolina hardcore/metalcore/death band
  • Burning (band), a Spanish rock band

Albums: Burn is a heavy rock band from Loughborough, England. ... Burn is a New York hardcore band which began in 1988 playing what could be considered progressive hardcore music with introspective lyrics. ...

Songs: Burn, a hard rock-album by Deep Purple released in 1974, welcomed new vocalist David Coverdale, as well as Bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes from Trapeze. ... This article is about the rock band. ... Sister Machine Gun began life in 1990 as an industrial duo formed by Chris Randall and Chris Kelly in Chicago. ... Burn is the third album released by Country music artist, Jo Dee Messina, released in 2000 under Curb records. ... Jo-Dee Marie Messina (born August 25, 1970 in Holliston, Massachusetts, U.S.) is an American Country Music Singer-songwriter, who came to fame in the mid-1990s. ... 11:57 is a single by Elemeno P released in 2005. ... Burnin is a roots reggae album by The Wailers, released in 1973 (see 1973 in music). ... The Wailers (Tacoma, Washington) ; were an American rock band, often considered the first garage rock group. ... Pépé Bradock (real name J. Auger), is a French DJ, producer, and remixer of the genre of house music. ... Burned was released in 1995 and is the only album to have been released by Electrafixion. ... Electrafixion were an alternative rock band formed by former Echo and the Bunnymen members Ian McCulloch and Will Sergeant in 1994. ...

  • "Burn" (Tina Arena song), a song from Tina Arena's 1997 album In Deep
  • "Burn" (Usher song), a song from Usher's 2004 album Confessions
  • "Burn" (Nine Inch Nails song), a song by Nine Inch Nails found on the Natural Born Killers Soundtrack
  • "Burn", a song by Rancid on the album Let's Go
  • "Burn", a song The Cure featured on the The Crow Soundtrack
  • "Burn", a song by Shannon Noll on his 2004 album That's What I'm Talking About
  • "Burn", a song by Mushroomhead on their 2006 album Savior Sorrow
  • "Burn", a song by Alkaline Trio on their 2005 album Crimson
  • "Burn", a song by Collective Soul found on their album Home
  • "Burn", a song by Three Days Grace on their album Three Days Grace
  • "Burn", a song by Year Of The Rabbit on their EP Hunted
  • "Burn", a song by Against Me! which first appeared on their 2001 EP Crime As Forgiven By
  • "Burn", a song by Fear Factory on the 1997 remix album Remanufacture - Cloning Technology
  • "Burn", a song by King Diamond on the 1990 album The Eye
  • "Burn", a song by Michael Angelo Batio on his 2005 album Hands Without Shadows
  • "Burn", a song by Deep Purple on their 1974 album Burn
  • "Burn", a song by Sevendust on thier 2007 album Alpha

Burn is a single by Tina Arena taken from her second major label album In Deep, which has average success in the United States and Europe. ... Burn is a R&B song written by American singers/rappers and songwriters Usher Raymond, Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Cox for Ushers fourth studio album Confessions (2004). ... Burn is a promotional single from Nine Inch Nails for the Natural Born Killers soundtrack. ... Lets Go is a 1994 punk rock album by the band Rancid. ... The soundtrack to the movie The Crow was released in 1994. ... Thats What Im Talking About (Catalogue: BMG 82876594852) is the debut pop music album by Australian singer and Australian Idol finalist Shannon Noll, released on February 8, 2004 (see 2004 in music). ... Savior Sorrow (Also spelled SaVIor Sorrow, in the development stages of the album) is the sixth studio album release, and the follow-up to 2003s XIII from the Cleveland, Ohio based alternative metal band Mushroomhead. ... Crimson is a thirteen-song album by Alkaline Trio. ... Home: A Live Concert Recording With The Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra is a live album by Atlanta-based American alternative rock band Collective Soul. ... Three Days Grace is the name of the 2003 self-titled debut album by Canadian rock band Three Days Grace released in July 22, 2003. ... Hunted is the fifth episode of the American animated television series Ben 10, that premiered on January 28, 2006. ... Crime As Forgiven By was the second real release by the folk punk band Against Me!, but the first to actually achieve any level of circulation, due to their previous self-titled 12 only ever having 145 copies pressed. ... Remanufacture - Cloning Technology (sometimes referred to Remanufacture) is a remix album of the sophomore release Demanufacture by Fear Factory, released on May 20, 1997. ... The Eye is a concept album by King Diamond released in 1990. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Burn, a hard rock-album by Deep Purple released in 1974, welcomed new vocalist David Coverdale, as well as Bassist/vocalist Glenn Hughes from Trapeze. ... Alpha is the sixth studio album by alternative metal band Sevendust. ...

In media

Burn! (Italian title: Queimada) is a 1969 film starring Marlon Brando and directed by Gillo Pontecorvo. ... Front cover of Burn (2005). ... Ellen Hopkins (born 1955) is an American novelist currently residing in the State of Nevada. ... Burn Notice is an American television comedy drama series created for the USA Network. ...

See also


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Burning Man: What is Burning Man? (947 words)
Trying to explain what Burning Man is to someone who has never been to the event is a bit like trying to explain what a particular color looks like to someone who is blind.
This site serves to try to paint a picture of the Burning Man experience to those who are new to the project, as well as to give those participants looking to keep the fire burning in their daily lives an environment in which to connect to their fellow community members.
Art is an unavoidable part of this experience, and in fact, is such a part of the experience that Larry Harvey, founder of the Burning Man project, gives a theme to each year, to encourage a common bond to help tie each individual's contribution together in a meaningful way.
The Burning Man - Feature of Worthy News (1522 words)
The Burning Man is a no-holds-barred New Age "Woodstock" style festival, where neo-pagans, wiccans, transvestitie entertainers, and back-slidden Christians go to trance, perform rituals, burn sacrifices to pagan gods and goddesses, dance in the nude, engage in sex, and otherwise "express" themselves and become one with Gaia.
The Burning Man itself is a 40-foot-high effigy of the "Spirit Cave Man" (sacred to local Indians and New Agers) which is torched, together with just about everything else, at the close of the festivities.
From Burning Man festivals to public school Environmental Education to faddish television good-guys, today’s generation is bombarded with a New Age Occultianity (western Christian beliefs mixed with occultism) that popularize the supernatural.
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