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SpaceX Starship prototype explodes during pressure testing

SpaceX Starship prototype explodes during pressure testing

SpaceX Starship prototype SN3 was destroyed during a pressure test early this morning, producing a massive cloud of steam before the vehicle crumpled and collapsed. This is now the second time a
Report: Suicide bombers set off explosion near US Embassy in Tunisia, killing one police officer, wounding others

Report: Suicide bombers set off explosion near US Embassy in Tunisia, killing one police officer, wounding others

Two suicide bombers set off an explosion near the United States Embassy in the capital city of Tunisia Friday, killing one police officer and wounding several more.The bombers reportedly drove up to
The most massive explosion since the Big Bang was just spotted in deep space

The most massive explosion since the Big Bang was just spotted in deep space

As far as astronomers know, the Big Bang is why we're all here. The massive explosion sent all the matter we see in the universe flying, expanding rapidly and coalescing into the stars, planets, and
Scientists Have Detected the Biggest Explosion Ever in the Universe's History

Scientists Have Detected the Biggest Explosion Ever in the Universe's History

A supermassive black hole's eruption blasted for hundreds of millions of years, making it the biggest explosion ever detected since the Big Bang.
Shockwave Coming Up A Pipe Is Incredible

Shockwave Coming Up A Pipe Is Incredible

The video doesn't offer much explanation as to why these guys are detonating anything at the end of this pipe, but holy crap. The sound and speed is reminiscent of a jet breaking the sound barrier.
A TV Satellite With Damaged Batteries Is at Risk of Exploding

A TV Satellite With Damaged Batteries Is at Risk of Exploding

DirecTV has one month to vent some of the satellite's fuel and move it to a safe orbit.
A 35-year-old Air India tragedy suggests Canada will soon forget the Ukraine crash victims

A 35-year-old Air India tragedy suggests Canada will soon forget the Ukraine crash victims

There was no collective outpouring of grief over Kanishka in 1985.
Here’s when you can watch SpaceX blow up a rocket (on purpose!)

Here’s when you can watch SpaceX blow up a rocket (on purpose!)

In its pursuit of revolutionizing many aspects of the space industry, SpaceX has never been shy about its failures. In fact, it's made a habit of celebrating them at every opportunity, casually poking
'It Was an Almighty Boom': Car Explosion Chalked Up to Excessive Air Freshener Use

'It Was an Almighty Boom': Car Explosion Chalked Up to Excessive Air Freshener Use

Let this serve as a lesson for those who mask the smell of smoke in their car with an exorbitant amount of air freshener spray. Read more...
Quora User Explains Why Cutting a Tomato Won't Cause an Explosion

Quora User Explains Why Cutting a Tomato Won't Cause an Explosion

We feel dumb admitting this, but we've definitely had this question too. Turns out there's a few reasons people don't frequently die in nuclear explosions every time someone tries to prepare a salad.
Massive Explosion at Texas Chemical Plant Felt Miles Away, Damages Nearby Homes

Massive Explosion at Texas Chemical Plant Felt Miles Away, Damages Nearby Homes

A massive explosion rocked a chemical plant that produces petroleum products in southeast Texas overnight, sending fireballs into the air. The shockwave of the blast has damaged walls in nearby homes
SpaceX’s Crew Dragon blew up in April, but it’s alive again

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon blew up in April, but it’s alive again

SpaceX has enjoyed many successes in 2019. It delivered many satellites into orbit for its clients, it launched the Falcon Heavy again, and it sent an empty Crew Dragon to the International Space
As Bombings Spread, Denmark Closes Border With Sweden

As Bombings Spread, Denmark Closes Border With Sweden

Denmark will temporarily reinstate border controls with Sweden and step up police work along the border after a series of violent crimes and explosions around Copenhagen that Danish authorities say
Sweden: Three People Detained in Connection with Malmo Explosion

Sweden: Three People Detained in Connection with Malmo Explosion

HELSINKI (AP) — Swedish police say they have detained three people in connection with an explosion in an apartment building in the southern city of Malmo.
Gender Reveal Party Explosion Leaves 1 Woman Dead in Iowa

Gender Reveal Party Explosion Leaves 1 Woman Dead in Iowa

The 56-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Russia covered up explosion of James Bond themed superweapon

Russia covered up explosion of James Bond themed superweapon

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Potential Bombing After 'Powerful' Explosion At Swedish Police Station

Potential Bombing After 'Powerful' Explosion At Swedish Police Station

A police station in the Swedish city of Staffanstorp was targetted by an explosive device, with witnesses describing the blast as loud and powerful. The explosion occurred in the early hours of Monday
Our Galaxy's Core Mysteriously Erupted With a Beam of Light, Scientists Say

Our Galaxy's Core Mysteriously Erupted With a Beam of Light, Scientists Say

The explosion stretched for hundreds of thousands of light years into space and “must have been a bit like a lighthouse beam,” researchers say in a new study.
Explosion Starts Fire at Cold War-Era Lab Housing Smallpox, Ebola Viruses

Explosion Starts Fire at Cold War-Era Lab Housing Smallpox, Ebola Viruses

An explosion occurred Monday night at a Russian biological research laboratory where samples of the smallpox virus are stored, reports said.