Explosive material
An explosive material, also called an explosive, is a reactive substance that contains a great amount of potential energy that can produce an explosion if released suddenly, usually accompanied by the...
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YELLOWSTONE SUPERVOLCANO BLOWS UP, DEVASTATING EFFECT AND NASA TERRIFYING PLAN
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Artist Daniel Shervin of Paint With Gunpowder...
Artist Daniel Shervin of Paint With Gunpowder lights his artwork on fire to create his latest piece, titled Wolf Eyes.
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Authorities are responding to reports of an explosion in Chelsea on Saturday night.
A secret group easily bought the raw ingredients for a dirty bomb – here in America
A clandestine congressional operation exposed gaps in U.S. controls over sales of radioactive "dirty bomb" materials
Reports: Explosive Device Injures Man In New York's Central Park
An 18-year-old Virginia man was seriously injured by an explosive device in New York's Central Park Sunday, according to local media reports.
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A new study suggests that a mutant variety of a cabbage relative thrives on TNT, pointing the way to a potentially elegant solution for millions of acres of contaminated land. The plant, Arabidopsis t...
A Substance So Unstable That A Mosquito Landing Will Make It Explode
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Yellowstone supervolcano eruption would cause 90k deaths and nuclear winter
If it were to erupt, the supervolcano could release a 10 ft (3-meter) layer of molten ash 1,000 miles (1,609km) from Yellowstone National Park, experts have warned.
FBI: Key West Man Charged With Trying To Use Backpack Bomb In Terror Plot
In April, the FBI got a tip from someone who had received a Facebook friend request from a person by the name of “Almlak Benitez.” Benitez wrote that he wanted to recruit the “friend” for a U.S.-desig...
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The Islamic State Claims to Have 'Radioactive Device' in Europe
The Islamic State has wreaked enough havoc with conventional weapons over the last several months, so the thought that they may also possess a radiological one is chilling to say the least. According ...
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Fulminate
Fulminates are chemical compounds which include the fulminate ion. The fulminate ion, CNO− is a pseudohalic ion, acting like a halogen with its charge and reactivity. Due to the instability of the ion...
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High explosives
An explosive material, also called an explosive, is a reactive substance that contains a great amount of potential energy that can produce an explosion if released suddenly, usually accompanied by the...
Contact explosive
A contact explosive is any chemical substance that will explode when relatively small quantities of energy are applied to it, whether that be heat, light, sound, or physical pressure.Examples include:...
Binary explosive
A binary explosive or two-component explosive is an explosive consisting of two components, neither of which is explosive by itself, which have to be mixed in order to become explosive. Examples of co...
Deflagration
Deflagration (Lat: de + flagrare, "to burn down") is a term describing subsonic combustion propagating through heat transfer; hot burning material heats the next layer of cold material and ignites i...
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Detonation
Detonation (from Latin detonare, meaning "to expend thunder") is a type of combustion involving a supersonic exothermic front accelerating through a medium that eventually drives a shock fron...
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Detonator
A detonator is a device used to trigger an explosive device. Detonators can be chemically, mechanically, or electrically initiated, the latter two being the most common.The commercial use of explosive...
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Bomb
A bomb is one of a range of explosive weapons that only rely on the exothermic reaction of an explosive material to provide an extremely sudden and violent release of energy (an explosive device). Det...
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Shaped charge
A shaped charge is an explosive charge shaped to focus the effect of the explosive's energy. Various types are used to cut and form metal, initiate nuclear weapons, penetrate armor, and "complete" wel...
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Underwater explosion
An underwater explosion (also known as an UNDEX) is a chemical or nuclear explosion that occurs under the surface of a body of water.
Underwater explosions differ from in-air explosions due to a n...
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Explosives safety
Explosives safety originated as a formal program in the United States in the aftermath of World War I when several ammunition storage areas were destroyed in a series of mishaps. The most serious occu...
Explosive detection
Explosive detection is a non-destructive inspection process to determine whether a container contains explosive material. Explosive detection is commonly used at airports, ports and for border contro...
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Explosives engineering
Explosives engineering is the field of science and engineering which is related to examining the behavior and usage of explosive materials.
Some of the topics that explosives engineers study, rese...