Pyrotechnics
Pyrotechnics is the science of using materials capable of undergoing self-contained and self-sustained exothermic chemical reactions for the production of heat, light, gas, smoke and/or sound. Its ety...
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Last night's Edinburgh Festival fireworks...
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Guinness World Record For World’s Largest Aerial Firework Shell
One of this year’s biggest New Year’s Eve firework displays came from Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates. Guinness World Records were on hand to record the launch of the world’s largest firew...
Happy Independence Day!
Happy Birthday America! We wish you a joyful Independence Day! Have a beautiful Day.
How do fireworks work?
The first firework was pretty basic. A Chinese monk named Li Tian took a piece of bamboo, stuffed it with gunpowder, and threw it into a fire, producing a bang loud enough to scare away ghosts....
Fireworks - London Fireworks 2013 with Music and Sound Bites of 2012 Mix - New Year Live - BBC One
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcone London's 2013 fireworks on New Year's Day. Track list: 01 Nero: Me and You 02 Willy Moon: Yeah Yeah 03 Dépêche Mode: Personal Jes...
Fireworks - Video
If you've ever been to an aerial fireworks show, then you know that fireworks have a special and beautiful magic all their own -- a good show is absolutely a...
Fireworks
Fireworks are a class of explosive pyrotechnic devices used for aesthetic, cultural, and religious purposes. A fireworks event (also called a fireworks show or pyrotechnics) is a display of the effec...
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Pyrotechnic incidents
Pyrotechnics are dangerous substances that must always be treated with the utmost respect and with the proper training. Due to the hazardous nature of these materials, precautions must always be take...
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Propellant
A propellant is a chemical substance used in the production of energy or pressurized gas that is subsequently used to create movement of a fluid or to generate propulsion of a vehicle, projectile, or ...
Colored fire
Colored fire is a common pyrotechnic effect used in stage productions, fireworks and by fire performers the world over. Generally, the color of a flame may be red, orange, blue, yellow, or white, and ...
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Mercury(II) thiocyanate
Mercury(II) thiocyanate (Hg(SCN)2) is an inorganic chemical compound, the coordination complex of Hg and the thiocyanate anion. It is a white powder. It will produce a large, winding “snake” when ign...
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Reactive material
In the U.S. military, reactive materials (RM) are a new class of materials currently being investigated by the Office of Naval Research and others as a means to increase the lethality of direct-hit or...
Smoke grenade
A smoke grenade is a canister-type grenade used as a signaling device, target or landing zone marking device, or as a screening device for unit movements.Smoke grenades generally emit a far larger amo...
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Ghost Mine
A ghost mine is a pyrotechnic device which projects a large, ethereal-looking colored fireball into the sky. The effect is produced by mixing methyl alcohol with a pyrotechnic colorant. Since alcohol ...
Fire art
Fire art is a piece of art that uses active flames as an essential part of the piece. The piece may either use flame effects as part of a sculpture, or be a choreographed performance of fire effects a...
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Flaming sword (effect)
A flaming sword is a sword that has been coated with some type of combustible fuel, with the fuel being set on fire. This is most widely done for entertainment purposes in circuses, magic performances...
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Propyne
Propyne (Methylacetylene) is an alkyne with the chemical formula CH3C≡CH. It was a component of MAPP gas—along with its isomer propadiene (allene), which was commonly used in gas welding. Unlike acet...
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Rocket propellant
Rocket propellant is a material used by a rocket as, or to produce in a chemical reaction, the reaction mass (propulsive mass) that is ejected, typically with very high speed, from a rocket engine to ...
Unsymmetrical dimethylhydrazine
Unsymmetrical dimethylhydrazine (UDMH) (1,1-dimethylhydrazine) is a chemical compound with the formula H2NN(CH3)2. It is a colourless liquid, with a sharp, fishy, ammoniacal smell typical for organic ...
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Hydroxylamine
Hydroxylamine is an inorganic compound with the formula NH2OH. The pure material is a white, unstable crystalline, hygroscopic compound. However, hydroxylamine is almost always provided and used as an...
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Black match
In pyrotechnics, black match is a type of crude fuse, constructed of cotton string fibers intimately coated with a dried black powder slurry.When black match is confined in a paper tube, called quick ...
AN M18
The M18 Colored Smoke Grenade is a US Army grenade used as a ground-to-ground or ground-to-air signaling device, a target or landing zone marking device, or a screening device for unit maneuvering. Th...
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AN M8
The AN-M8 Smoke Grenade designated as the Army/Navy Model 8 HC Smoke Grenade (AN-M8 Smoke HC) is a U.S. military grenade used as a ground-to-ground or ground to air concealment or signaling device.
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Fireworks competitions
This is a list of worldwide fireworks competitions.
Known officially as L’International des Feux Loto-Québec, the Montreal Fireworks Festival is hailed as the most prestigious and largest firework...
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