Viralpics

Allegheny Cemetery Monument for the victims of the 1862 Union arsenal factory explosion. 45 people lie here but there were thought to be 93 victims, mostly women. It is thought that street gun powder was ignited by the friction of the trotting of a trolly horse. Most think it was the Confederates.

Feb
14

House destroyed in gas explosion today in Essex County, Massachusetts [986×554]

Jan
21

An oil tank explosion at Deggendorf harbor, Bavaria, Germany after an aerial bombardment by A-20 Havoc aircraft of US 426th Bomb Group, 20 Apr 1945 [1398 x 1800]

Jan
17

An explosion of orange (Carprobrotus sp.)

Jan
10

Aftermath of the Feb. 18th Exxon Mobil refinery explosion in Torrance, CA [1920×1080]

Dec
24

chemical explosion [2048×1536] [OC]

Dec
19

Huge explosion in Yemen [2048×1365]

Dec
10

Photograph taken during the explosion of a Japanese Kamikaze on the flight deck of the USS Intrepid, November 25, 1944. [2524×2056]

Dec
08

Lava explosion, Hawaii [2000×1299]

Dec
06

The explosion of an oil storage tank hit during the first Japanese air raid on Australia’s mainland, at Darwin on February 19th, 1942. [1,580 x 1,024]

Dec
05

Aftermath of a bomb explosion in the Senate reception room of the United States Capitol which was carried out by German nationalist Erich Muenter, Washington, D.C., 1915. [5117×3992]

Nov
29

Deepwater Horizon was an ultra-deepwater offshore oil drilling rig owned by Transocean. An explosion on the rig caused by a blowout killed 11 crewmen, the resulting fire could not be extinguished and it sank on 22 April 2010, causing the largest oil spill in U.S. waters [1600×1200]

Nov
28

Hospital explosion from The Dark Knight. The fireball is amazing [500×333]

Nov
28

A photo of the aftermath of the explosion in China. [X-post from /r/pics][980×735]

Nov
27

Aftermath of house from gas explosion in Toronto suburb today [720 x 451]

Nov
26

Glass shards from a shattered window embedded in the wall of a stairway near the explosion site in Tianjin [1360×989]

Nov
26

Aerial View of the Upward Blast from the Able Day Explosion over Bikini Lagoon [2442 x 3150]

Nov
25

Smoke billows behind rows of burned cars at the explosion site in Tianjin, China on August 13, 2015; Greg Baker [1500 x 997]

Nov
24

Torpedo boat destroyer USS AYLWIN (DD-47) in drydock after a boiler explosion, c. 1914. [1500×1350]

Nov
21

An explosion and smoke rise after an airstrike by the Saudi-led coalition at a weapons depot in Sanaa, Yemen; Hani Mohammed [1500 x 772]

Nov
18

Battleship Number 8: End of the Line for USS Alabama. View on board the ship’s sunken wreck, looking at the foredeck from starboard of the forward 13/35 gun turret, showing the deck blown upward as a result of a bomb explosion inside the bow. [6056×3284]

Nov
14

10/2014 NASA (Orbital Sci.) Antares Rocket Explosion Fireball at Wallops, USA [5616×3744]

Nov
14

Aerial view of the accident site after an explosion took place in an illegal fireworks plant, killing at least 5 people, in Xutong County, Kaifeng City, central China’s Henan province, on January 14, 2016; Imaginechina/Corbis [1500 x 1037]

Nov
07

Smoke and fire from the explosion of an Israeli strike rise over Gaza City, on July 22, 2014, as Israeli airstrikes pummeled a wide range of locations along the coastal area and diplomatic efforts intensified to end the two-week war [991X670]

Nov
06

Aerial view of the destruction after the explosion at a container storage facility in Tianjin, China, Aug. 15 2015; Chen Jie [OS][2560 x 1589]

Nov
03