14 Fun Facts About Fireworks

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14 Fun Facts About Fireworks

Postby ajsuff » Wed Jul 04, 2018 11:07 am

.................... from the Smithsonian ..............................

Like many Independence Days before it, this year’s celebrations will undoubtedly involve some sort of pyrotechnics display. Fireworks have been astounding audiences across the globe for centuries.

Number 5 - China may have invented the firework, but Italy invented the aerial shell (and also made fireworks colorful).

To pass the time in between rocket launches, here are 14 facts about the history and science of fireworks
https://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-cul ... MyNTU0MgS2
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