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Re: News Links - 03-05-11

From: Kathy Kasten <catraja.nul>
Date: Fri, 6 May 2011 17:48:45 +0000
Archived: Fri, 06 May 2011 14:59:04 -0400
Subject: Re: News Links - 03-05-11


>From: Michael Tarbell <mtarbell.nul>
>To: post.nul
>Date: Thu, 05 May 2011 09:45:40 -0600
>Subject: Re: News Links - 03-05-11

>>From: Kathy Kasten <catraja.nul>
>>To: <post.nul>
>>Date: Wed, 4 May 2011 18:29:14 +0000
>>Subject: Re: News Links - 03-05-11

>>>Project Mogul, UFOs And Soviet Nuclear Detonations
>>>Kevin Randle
>>>http://tinyurl.com/6jvdhx4

><snip>

>>Actually, there are two spheres containing nitrogen. Some forms
>>of nitrogen are very stable and other compounds are not. Think
>>ammonium nitrate fertilizer and how it has been used as an
>>explosive ingredient. Therefore, under certain specific
>>conditions, it can explode. Perhaps, if a sphere filled with N2
>>is hit by lightning.

>Molecular nitrogen (N2) is quite chemically inert, and cannot be
>made to 'explode' via lightning or other energy input. Indeed,
>N2 is a _product_ of the detonation of nitrogen-bearing
>explosives, effectively recovering the energy required to break
>the strong triple bond in N2.

Mike:

Thanks for correcting my suggestion of lightening strike causing
breakup of device. Could there be another reason it would have
exploded? To me, N2 under pressure seemed a bit unstable. Are
you saying that it is not?


KK




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