Potassium Metal “Explosion” in Water! (Alkali Metals Chemistry/Science)

Hey Everybody! Today, I’m going to be dunking potassium metal into water! (Slow-Motion Clip of Reaction) Slow motion “Woah!” So this is the Potassium metal we’re going to be cutting, and throwing into water. Don’t get too exited though, it’s only a quarter of a gram nugget, and this is only a test. So first, […]

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Massive explosion at chemical plant in Port Neches, Texas lights up night sky

Port Neches explosion fireball erupts over city after blast at chemical plant footage posted online shows a giant blaze at a TPC petrochemical plant in Port Neches Texas after an explosion Honus more than 40 miles away massive explosion and fireball rocked a petrochemical tank and blew out windows as it shook hands more than […]

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60,000 evacuated from homes after Texas chemical plant explodes

 A series of explosions at a chemical plant forced some 60,000 people to be evacuated from the area surrounding Port Neches in Texas  The first blast occurred at 1am on Wednesday, injuring three workers who are now in hospital TPC Group, which operates the plant, confirmed all other employees have been accounted for  Debris from the […]

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Animation of Bayer CropScience Pesticide Waste Tank Explosion

Narrator: The Bayer CropScience plant is a large chemical complex of more than 400 acres on the Kanawha River near Charleston. It is located in a populated area next to West Virginia State University. Bayer operated four manufacturing units, using highly toxic chemicals, including methyl isocyanate or MIC, to produce carbamate pesticides and other products. […]

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Search for Victims Continues After Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion

HAPPENING RIGHT NOW. MASSIVE FERTILIZER PLANT EXPLOSION IN WEST, TEXAS. THE TOWN’S MAYOR SAYS, THE DEATH TOLL FROM LAST NIGHT’S BLAST HAS RISEN TO 35. KRON 4’S J-R STONE HAS THE LATEST.>>REPORTER:CONTINUING OUR COVERAGE OF THE EXPLOSION IN TEXAS, THE CITY OF WEST SITS IN A VERY RURAL AREA. AND THE BLAST SHOOK THE ENTIRE […]

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