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PowerNoteswoct#16 - POWER Oklahoma City April 19, 1995 168...

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1 POWER Madrid March 11, 2004 190 Death Oklahoma City April 19, 1995 168 deaths London July 7, 2005 52 Deaths COMBUSTION FUEL + OXYGEN SOURCE CO 2 + H 2 O + LYCOPODIUM STOICHIOMETRY "STOIKHEION" 2 H 2 + O 2 2 H 2 O + Hindenburg May 6, 1937
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2 Challenger January 28, 1986 FUEL + OXYGEN SOURCE CO 2 + H 2 O + ACETYLENE 1862 CaC 2 +2 H 2 OC 2 H 2 + Ca(OH) 2 HISTORY Chinese Arabs 10th-11th century
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3 Roger Bacon ca. 1250 "… sed tamens salis petre LURU VOPO VIR CAN UTRIET sulphuris … " “POT DE FER" POT DE FER PROOF 10 KNO 3 + 8 C + 3 S 6 CO 2 + 5 N 2 2 K 2 CO 3 + K 2 SO 4 3,000 times own volume ca.1,600 km/hr Christian Frederich Schönbein 1845
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4 CELLULOSE + NITRIC AND SULFURIC ACID NITROCELLULOSE MERCURY FULMINATE 1865 ASCANIO SOBRERO 1812-1888 CH 2 ONO 2 CH ONO 4 12 CO 2 + 10 H 2 O NITROGLYCERINE 1845 CH 2 ONO 2 CH 2 ONO 2 6 N 2 + O 2 12,000 own volume ca. 35,000 km/hr DYNAMITE 1867 Madrid March 11, 2004 190 Death
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5 BLASTING GELATINE 1875 TNT 1863 AMATOL TNT NH 4 NO 3 TNT Fritz Haber
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6 N +3H 2NH N 2 + 3 H 2 2 NH 3 RDX Pan Am 103 Dec. 21 ,1988
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This note was uploaded on 08/17/2010 for the course CHEM Chem 181 taught by Professor Multiple during the Spring '10 term at McGill.

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