Tagged With Explosions

Before-and-after images from space reveal the devastation in Beirut caused by 2,750 tons of exploding fertiliser

The Beirut explosion created a huge mushroom cloud and visible blast wave, but nuclear-weapons experts say it wasn't an atomic bomb. Here's why.

SpaceX's latest Starship rocket prototype just exploded during an engine test

How real explosions are made for movies and TV

'I'm super fired up': Elon Musk and NASA are ecstatic after acing a 'risky' safety test of SpaceX's new Crew Dragon spaceship for astronauts

SpaceX just launched and intentionally exploded a rocket for NASA in a vital safety test of its Crew Dragon spaceship

Rockets were launched at the US Embassy in Baghdad for the 2nd night in a row

Betelgeuse likely won't die as a supernova in your life. But astronomers are finding 'red nova' stars that may soon violently explode.

Police sent explosion warnings to residents near SpaceX's South Texas launch site ahead of an experimental rocket flight

Yes, a physicist once lit his cigarette with a nuclear-bomb explosion. Here's how it worked.

SpaceX confirmed that its Crew Dragon spaceship for NASA was 'destroyed' by a recent test. Here's what we learned about the explosive failure.

An Explosives Expert Rates More Unrealistic Movie Explosions

An Explosives engineer critiques 10 famous movie explosion scenes

A woman blew up her wedding dress to celebrate her divorce and the impact could be felt from miles away

If a nuclear weapon is about to explode, here's what a safety expert says you can do to survive

If a nuclear weapon is about to explode, here's what a safety expert says you can do to survive

Newly declassified videos of Cold War atomic blasts reveal the terrifying power of nuclear weapons

SpaceX's next-generation rocket engine exploded during a key test on Saturday

The biggest volcano eruptions in recorded history

This nuclear explosion simulator shows where radioactive fallout would go using today's weather