Things exploding in slow motion, set to classical music

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14 Responses to “Things exploding in slow motion, set to classical music”

  1. erg79 says:

    Video won’t load for me…but, “things exploding” and “music” together always make me think of the end of Zabriskie Point:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bJsW6ta4X8o

  2. tpe123 says:

    For a moment I cringed, then I realized it was a mannequin hand.

  3. erg79 says:

    Finally got it to load…awesome–ground bloom flowers!

    Happy to live near a city where “safe and sane” fireworks are legal.

  4. Mark Crummett says:

    Bummer. Not viewable on an iPad.

  5. CarnyTrash says:

    Specifically Tchaikovsky, 1812 Overture Finale.

  6. SmotherBrother says:

    God bless the Magnited States of America.

  7. Anonymous says:

    you had me at “Things exploding”

  8. Aknaton says:

    Is there some better way to set up the flour so it explodes?

    Ah yes:
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xqc63UGWhUA

  9. Anonymous says:

    Typical day at Mythbusters?

    and ooh, mayo.

  10. Anonymous says:

    Curiously, this slow mo explo compo takes a long time to load.

    Popsci.com should really get the credit on this one; here’s their original URL:

    Fireworks + Explodables + Ultra-High Speed Phantom HD Camera = The Best Fourth of July Video

    Posted 06.30.2011 at 3:40 pm

    http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2011-06/celebrating-fourth-july-ultra-slow-motion

  11. Anonymous says:

    Personally I love the drummer in this music – how much more out of time could he/she have been? It sounds just like my old school windband in which I used to play (but slightly less out of tune.)

  12. 2HourHiatus says:

    A floating, oozing mayo jar is always a good closer.

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