Well, I hope you haven't had your lunch yet! When a whale dies, and starts to decompose, gas builds up inside of the carcass. This sperm whale, which died of natural causes, was having its stomach cut open by a biologist when something explosive happens right in front of him! Warning: this is pretty graphic!
An explosion in West, TX, just outside of Waco, spread fires across multiple buildings and injured an unknown number of people earlier tonight.
The explosion occurred at the West Fertilizer Plant shortly before 8 PM CT.
A large number of people have been reported injured, though the number of those killed in the explosion, if any, has not yet been officially released...
Something interesting happened in the Asian Football Confederation Champions League quarterfinal match between Sepahan FC (Iran) and Al-Ahli SC (Saudi Arabia). Sepahan midfielder Adel Kolahkaj picked up a small, black object and tossed it away from the pitch, in which it then exploded. Watch the explosion happen here.
In Munich, Germany, an Allied Forces bomb from World War II was found in the ground. The 550-pound explosive was discovered on Monday night by workers at the site of a building that was being demolished. It couldn't be defused, so they had no choice but to detonate it. Watch the video of the explosion after the jump.
From our sister station KPEL...There’s been a reported explosion at a gas plant in Eunice. It’s at the CDM Max on Fournerat Road. Deputy Sheriff Ronnie Stout with the Acadia Parish Sheriff’s Office says residents within a one-mile area of the plant are being evacuated...