12 firefighters were among those killed in the twin blasts that happened in the port city of Tianjin china which devastated a warehouse district. More than 700 wounded were being treated at hospitals, including 71 in serious condition. Chinese authorities did not say what caused the blasts...
On Friday a gas station in Russia caught fire and EXPLODED. Someone got footage of it from across the street, and the station happened to be next door to a fireworks stand, which also went ((KABOOOOM!!!))
This accident occurred in Russia. the driver did not secure cylinders of high pressured gas properly....((BOOM))....ohhhhhhh....ahhhhhhhhhh....((POW))... hazmat now uses this video for training purposes.
The EM Railgun is a long-range weapon that launches projectiles using electricity instead of chemical propellants and is under development by the Department of the Navy for use aboard ships....Lets blow some stuff up!!!
According to State Farm Insurance, fire departments are called to at least 1,000 MAJOR fires or EXPLOSIONS because of turkey frying accidents every Thanksgiving. And those fires cause more than $15 million in property damage.