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Chilling atomic explosions emerge in rare HD video

A fascinating chapter in American atomic history comes alive with the availability of a rare video showing bomb tests.

By 3 October 2015


Meet the man who made movie explosions look cooler

Computer science professor Theodore Kim developed a simulation model that makes smoke, fire and explosions look more realistic on the big screen. Jerry Bruckheimer owes him a very large fruit basket.

By 19 September 2015


Doom multiplayer is fast, explosive and awesome

Doom's multiplayer channels Quake Arena, offering a fast-paced experience with plenty of verticality and chaos to enjoy.

By 24 July 2015


Bats, crocodiles and explosions -- and no, it's not a Michael Bay film

A YouTuber with access to special-effects software "Bruckheimers" up a BBC nature documentary series with lightsabers, lasers and things that go BOOM.

By 26 June 2015


'Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2' trailer promises explosive finale

The first official trailer for "Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2" is here and it looks like the final movie will do justice to the books and the entire film series.

By 10 June 2015


Top 5 video game explosions!

We examine what makes a killer video game explosion and run down our five favorites. Plus, we really just wanted a video where we could composite in explosions around our staff. Mission accomplished?

By 15 May 2015


Watch second SpaceX landing attempt also end in explosion

Early video showed a relatively soft landing for the Falcon 9 rocket before it reportedly tipped over. But that second landing was not so soft, a new video shows.

By 17 April 2015


Four NASA spacecraft search for secrets of magnetic explosions

A phenomenon known as magnetic reconnection releases crazy amounts of energy around our planet. NASA now has a way to study it in more detail than ever.

By 14 March 2015


Get to know the science behind Michael Bay's movie explosions

Ever wondered how directors like Michael Bay bring such powerful explosions to the screen? The American Chemical Society breaks down the pyrotechnic science fueling Hollywood's mega-booms.

By 18 February 2015


Ice fishing with fireworks gets explosive results

Watch what happens when Nils Bremer shoots off fireworks under the icy surface of a frozen lake in Sweden. Then, obviously, don't try this at home.

By 17 January 2015