Sodium is a highly reactive metal, so when you throw it in water – this happens:
A white ‘Lada’ car fueled by natural gas exploded on Moscow’s Ring Road in Russia. Supposedly it was the result of a bad DIY installation. The two men where OK, although some sources claim they went temporarily def. Russian news websites have no such information.
A dad pranks his kids by convincing them to lay under a trampoline while he fills up a water balloon.
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.