Explosion

03.23.15
Boeing's 'plasma shields' would block explosion shockwaves
03.23.15

Boeing's 'plasma shields' would block explosion shockwaves

"Captain, magnetic seals in the anti-matter chamber are decaying!" "Shields up!" Now that we have...

By S. Dent,   03.23.15
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10.28.14
Unmanned Orbital Sciences Antares rocket explodes on liftoff (video)
10.28.14

Unmanned Orbital Sciences Antares rocket explodes on liftoff (video)

The Orbital Sciences Antares rocket attempted to take off this evening at the Wallops Flight Facil...

By R. Lawler,   10.28.14
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02.10.13
Harvard soft robot explodes into action, jumps 30 times its height (video)
02.10.13

Harvard soft robot explodes into action, jumps 30 times its height (video)

Harvard University has pushed its soft robot concept in strange directions, but an exploding robot...

By J. Fingas,   02.10.13
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08.10.12
Morpheus lander crashes, burns and explodes in untethered flight test, NASA remains optimistic (video)
08.10.12

Morpheus lander crashes, burns and explodes in untethered flight test, NASA remains optimistic (video)

As noisy as we found Project Morpheus' tethered flight test, its untethered follow-up was far, far...

By S. Buckley,   08.10.12
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07.30.12
US soldiers to wear blast sensors in Afghanistan, collect shock data
07.30.12

US soldiers to wear blast sensors in Afghanistan, collect shock data

Starting next month, around one thousand frontline personnel in Afghanistan will begin testing the...

By J. Rigg,   07.30.12
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07.06.12
Samsung finds exploding Galaxy S III was due to 'external source', owner says it was a 'mistake'
07.06.12

Samsung finds exploding Galaxy S III was due to 'external source', owner says it was a 'mistake'

Remember the melted Samsung Galaxy S III that surfaced in an Irish forum a few weeks ago? Samsung...

By R. Lawler,   07.06.12
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05.11.12
USPS goes postal on lithium ion batteries, refuses to ship smartphones overseas
05.11.12

USPS goes postal on lithium ion batteries, refuses to ship smartphones overseas

The USPS has announced that it'll refuse to ship any gear containing lithium ion batteries oversea...

By D. Cooper,   05.11.12
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12.19.11
Explosion at Apple supplier injures 57 workers
12.19.11

Explosion at Apple supplier injures 57 workers

The welfare of Chinese workers is back in the spotlight after an explosion at Shanghai-based Rite...

By S. Sakr,   12.19.11
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11.28.11
iPhone 4 combusts on Australian flight, looks madder than a spurned Qantas employee
11.28.11

iPhone 4 combusts on Australian flight, looks madder than a spurned Qantas employee

On an airline that's actually serving the great country of Australia these days, an iPhone 4 deci...

By D. Murph,   11.28.11
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