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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


>>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.


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?


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