Explosions are better in motion. A few of the top are controlled explosions in the kind of rockets or motors, although here at Popular Mechanics we have featured many different explosions through time.
They fired a small model rocket engine underwater and filmed it.
The result is outstanding. Have a look:
The right mixture of chemicals means that a rocket engine will burn the same anywhere in the vacuum of space.
It already had a little crack in the glass, to begin with, and the weight of the water plus the force of the ejection charge of the rocket proved too much.
So in this video, you will find two explosions for the purchase price of one.
We are not saying this is the ideal slow-mo explosion video we have ever seen. But we are not saying it.