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Explosions Rock Kenya's Capital Nairobi, Casualties Reported

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 07.16.2014 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Two bombs killed 10 people and wounded 70 others Friday, tossing bodies into the air at a market in Kenya's capital, while hund...

Blowing Up Snowman In Slow-Motion Is The Best Way To End Winter

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 03.21.2014 | Comedy

Frosty is a snowman. Snowmen are a symbol of the cold winter that has gone on too long. It is officially spring now. Kiss your snowy *ss goodbye, Fros...

WATCH: Slow-Motion Christmas Tree Explosion

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Weird News

For many people, the holiday season is associated with Santa Claus, candy canes, caroling, eggnog, gifts and good will towards all. For them, "It's A ...

Explosion Reported Near DA's Office

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — An explosive device that went off before dawn Wednesday and damaged the Jackson County prosecutor's office in Medford, Ore., ap...

WATCH: Don't Try This At Home, Folks

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.16.2013 | Science

Ever wonder what happens when you drop a bottle of liquid nitrogen into a bucket full of ping pong balls? Check it out in the video above. You'll be b...

Are Chemical Safety Inspectors Being Blocked in West, TX?

Danielle Brian | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics
Danielle Brian

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) was able to send its national response team to begin looking for a possible crime. The problem however, is that this has been getting in the way of the Chemical Safety Board (CSB).

Jason Cherkis

Boston Marathon Finish Line Always An Issue, Says Former Homeland Security Adviser

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Cherkis | Posted 04.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Juliette Kayyem, the former homeland security adviser to Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick who helped coordinate Boston Marathon security...

WOW: Electrifying Bridge Demolition In Super Slow-Mo

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.27.2013 | Science

Holy smokes! We've all seen flimsy rope bridges collapsing in movies, but how about a heavy-duty steel road bridge? Just check out this slow-mo video ...

WATCH: Summer's Strongest Solar Flare Yet

Posted 07.07.2012 | Science

By: Tariq Malik Published: 07/06/2012 09:22 PM EDT on SPACE.com The most powerful solar flare of the summer so far erupted from the sun Friday (...

EXPLOSIVE: Solar Flare Eruption Smashes Old Record

Posted 06.13.2012 | Science

By: Denise Chow Published: 06/13/2012 07:44 AM EDT on SPACE.com ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A massive flare that exploded from the solar surface in M...

Danish TV Show Blows $&%# Up

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.20.2012 | Home

Hey! Do you like to watch stuff blow up in slow motion? Then, this video is for you. The title of the Danish TV program "Dumt & Farligt" translate...

Dozens Killed In Bombings Across Iraq

AP | LARA JAKES | Posted 06.18.2012 | World

BAGHDAD — Bombs ripped through 10 Iraqi cities Thursday, killing at least 30 people and shattering a month of relative calm. Minority lawmakers ...

Learn Why This Artist Draws With Gunpowder

Posted 04.11.2012 | Arts

Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang is known for his aesthetically exquisite choreographed explosions. Yet for an artist so concerned with destruction, Cai's...

Man Who Predicted NASA Space Disaster Dies At 73

AP | Posted 02.08.2012 | Science

NEPHI, Utah -- Roger Boisjoly, a NASA contractor who repeatedly voiced concerns about the space shuttle Challenger before it exploded, has died. He wa...

WATCH: Slow Motion Microwave Madness

The Huffington Post | Travis Korte | Posted 01.27.2012 | Science

Most of us know that microwave ovens don't get along with aluminum foil, CDs, and certain foods. But it can be great fun - don't try this at home - to...

Mighty Movie Podcast: Jason Reitman on Young Adult

Dan Persons | Posted 02.15.2012 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Bless screenwriter Diablo Cody and director Jason Reitman their twisted, little hearts. Young Adult isn't season-specific, but it does serve as a healthy counterbalance to all that holiday growth and belonging.

Reefer Madness? Thousands Of Container Cars Could Explode

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.02.2012 | Business

Reefers are causing a worldwide panic, but not the kind most would expect. Ports in western Washington state and Oakland, California are stepping ...

Mighty Movie Podcast: Nicolas Winding Refn on Drive

Dan Persons | Posted 11.18.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

It's Refn, so moral ambiguities will abound, not to mention some exquisitely-mounted chase sequences, plus unrestrained violence. Sum total: Action goodness with both brains and balls.

Mighty Movie Podcast: Evan Glodell on Bellflower

Dan Persons | Posted 10.08.2011 | Home
Dan Persons

Evan Glodell's Bellflower is the tale of two Southern Californians who fill their free time with speculations of the post-apocalyptic future and preparations for same that include the construction of Matilda, a bad-ass, black automobile.

A Traveler's Map to Michael Bay's Demolitions

Posted 08.30.2011 | Travel

Far be it for us to second guess a true American artist, but it sometimes seems like director Michael Bay has it out for everything beautiful or inter...

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Cars 2

Dan Persons | Posted 08.28.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Join Cinefantastique Online's Steve Biodrowski, Lawrence French, and Dan Persons as they examine Cars 2.

Cinefantastique Spotlight: Green Lantern

Dan Persons | Posted 08.20.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

The new film is Hollywood's latest attempt to take the comic book movie back to its purer roots. Does Green Lantern earn its stripes as simple summer fun?

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: Super 8

Dan Persons | Posted 08.13.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

J.J. Abrams, the man who set the deliriously enigmatic pace for Lost in that show's pilot and upended Star Trek by blowing up Vulcan (we still haven't...

Mighty Movie Podcast: Djo Tunda Wa Munga on Viva Riva!

Dan Persons | Posted 08.10.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Viva Riva! is the first film out of the Congo to get U.S. distribution, and director Djo Tunda Wa Munga has made it a hell of an introduction.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: X-Men: First Class

Dan Persons | Posted 08.06.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

X-Men: First Class is the latest installment of the Marvel film franchise to use comic book action to address some potent social issues.