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Sparking Titanium Golf Clubs Might Be Causing California Wildfires

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Sparking Titanium Golf Clubs Might Be Causing California Wildfires
Irvine, Calif., March 19, 2014-Titanium alloy golf clubs can cause dangerous wildfires, according to UC Irvine scientists. When a club coated with the lightweight metal is swung and strikes a rock, it creates sparks that can heat to more than 3,000 degrees Fahrenheit for long enough to ignite dry foliage,...