It seemed, as the fanciful stranger said, like the choral strain of the spirits of the blast, who in old Indian times had their dwelling among these mountains, and made their heights and recesses a sacred region.
For a moment, the old woman's ghastly conception so engrossed the minds of her hearers that a sound abroad in the night, rising like the roar of a blast, had grown broad, deep, and terrible, before the fated group were conscious of it.
The child was at first quite terrified by the sight of these gaunt giants--for such they looked as they advanced with lofty strides beneath the shadow of the trees--but Short, telling her there was nothing to fear, blew a blast
upon the trumpet, which was answered by a cheerful shout.
Sensitive seismic listening posts around the world picked up only some of the nuclear blasts India said it detonated last week, according to U.
All five blasts occurred near the site of India's only other nuclear test, in 1974.
She also wants to limit future blasts to 9 to 10 a.
Besides, he does not know of other development-related blasts that have prompted complaints.
Engineering & Product Development stated, "The USMC has an urgent need to protect soldiers from the destructive forces of bomb blasts, especially IED's in Iraq and Afghanistan.
OTCBB:BLGA), the creator of blast-mitigation products and services, received an initial contract of approximately $46,000 from Colt Rapid Mat LLC for use by the United States Marine Corp's (USMC) 1st-MEF (Marine Expeditionary Force) for blast mitigation products to be tested in Camp Fallujah, Iraq.
A possible result, he speculates, is that geologists may reassess ``hazard zones'' marked on maps at Yosemite - and possibly other mountainous national parks - to take air blasts into account.
hoped to learn whether the air blast could yield clues to far worse air blasts caused by volcano eruptions.
The new BlastGard MTR series of trash receptacles can withstand the blasts of improvised explosive devices (IED's) such as pipe bombs and devices made of C4 and TNT by addressing all four distinct aspects of an explosion inside a trash receptacle: 1) primary fragmentation from the casing of the device or materials in contact with the explosive charge; 2) secondary fragmentation from the break up of the trash receptacle under explosive loading or the acceleration of adjacent articles in the trash receptacle; 3) air blast; and 4) thermal output from the fireball.
whose background is in explosive engineering and the measurement and mitigation of blast in IED disposal scenarios, explains "the products currently being sold in the marketplace today are at best blast-resistant trash receptacles.
Having failed in previous attempts to topple the giant boulder into the sea with dynamite blasts
, workers decided to try to completely crush the slab of rock with two blasts
exact record of all blasts
, including each individual detonation;