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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 June 25, 2015

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'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 June 9, 2015

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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 May 15, 2015

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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 April 16, 2015

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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 March 13, 2015

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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 February 17, 2015

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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 January 16, 2015

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​Drone goes inside fireworks for 360-degree explosions

Thanks to a specially kitted-out drone you can now see one of the world's biggest fireworks displays from a new angle, getting in amongst the explosions without singeing your eyebrows.

By January 8, 2015

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Feel the Antares rocket explosion in close-up, lens-shattering footage

New video footage from October's accidental explosion of an Antares rocket shows the intense force felt at the launch pad.

By November 24, 2014

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'MythBusters' summer plans: Test 'Star Wars' Stormtroopers, blow up a boat

Hosts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman get set to debunk Stormtroopers' bad aim, test-fly drones, reenact construction site accidents and make a machine gun this summer.

By July 2, 2015