This is some amazing footage of an enormous explosion at a fuel depot in China today.
Note the delay in both the sound and the shockwave hitting the videographer.
The explosion reportedly occurred at about 10:30 a.m. Central time at Tianjin’s Binhai New Development Zone.
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Bob Collins retired from Minnesota Public Radio in 2019 after 12 years of writing NewsCut and pointing out to complainants that posts weren’t news stories. A son of Massachusetts, he was a news editor 1992-1998, created the MPR News regional website in 1999, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.