Meanwhile in the Netherlands…a traditional carbide shooting event ends up being particularly loud for one Jacob Jan. Lower your volume!
A burst water pipe causes a road to explode in front of a car in Yekaterinburg, Russia. Everyone was OK.
An electrical fireball passing down an electrical line in the Montreal suburb of Lachine, Canada, was filmed by Youtuber Huw Griffiths, Friday night. The fireball is supposedly an electric arc caused by a lightning strike. Whatever the scientific explanation may be – it looks pretty cool on video.
A truck carrying gas cylinders caught fire after colliding with a bus on the Moscow’s Ring Road. A total of 119 gas cylinders started exploding, resulting in a Michael Bay type of movie scene on the Russian highway. The truck driver suffered minor injuries, everyone else involved in the accident was fine.
Russian Proton-M rocket crashed after a failed launch from the Baikonur space center in Kazakhstan on Tuesday. The rocket was carrying three navigation satellites for its GLONASS satellite navigation system. There were no reported injuries.
Especially if you want to keep your eardrums.
One of Robby Gordon’s Stadium Super Truck blows smoke rings at Crandon International Raceway.
Starting a bonfire with a big boom.
A firework display in Edinburgh, Scotland, went wrong after a misfired rocket set off $3,200 worth of fireworks – at the same time. The Monday night fireworks event at Oxgangs Brae was organized by the Pentland Community Centre (PCC) which already apologized for the error. No one was injured in the incident.
Have you ever got sprayed with a can of shaken soda? Those days are now over.