How Fireworks Work
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 1370 , Segment 1
Episode: How Fireworks Work, Scholarship Race, Coin Shortage
- Jul 1, 2020 8:00 pm
- 17:55 mins
How Fireworks Work – and How the Pandemic Has Them on Ice Guest: Steve Coman, CEO, RES Pyro The pandemic has forced cancellation of many of America’s favorite Fourth of July festivities. But fireworks can still happen – and are, in many cities, including my own. With the caveat that nobody can congregate in public places to watch them. Our city promises to launch them high enough in the sky that people should be able to see them from home. So let’s talk about the science of that. After all these years marveling at the color and flash of fireworks, do you actually know how they work?