Los Alamos Researchers Accidentally Blow Up Building with Cannon

Cannon in BoomI found this article while surfing and thought I would share it with you. Just think these guys are the ones testing our nuclear bombs.

Originally Published on December 24th, 2009
Posted by McCullough in General

According to a Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Occurrence Report, “Shock and Detonation Physics Group researchers heard a loud unusual noise from Technical Area 15, Building 562 after firing a shot from a large-bore powder gun (LBPG).” The researchers accidentally blew a building apart at Technical Area-15, on December 16, 2009 while testing a gun which acts like a Civil War cannon. Continue reading