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An explosive lens—as used, for example, in nuclear weapons—is a...

wikipedia - 20 Sep 2016
An explosive lens—as used, for example, in nuclear weapons—is a highly specialized shaped charge. In general, it is a device composed of several explosive charges. These charges are arranged and formed with the intent to control the shape of the detonation wave passing through them. The explosive lens is conceptually similar to an optical lens, which focuses light waves. The charges that make up the explosive lens are chosen to have different rates of detonation. In order to convert a spherically exp
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WATCH: Georgia Dome demolished in scheduled implosion - 20 Nov 2017
Nearly 5,000 pounds of explosives were on hand to blast the Georgia Dome in Atlanta to smithereens Monday at 7:30 a.m. People gathered at windows of tall office buildings, at a nearby revolving hotel-top restaurant, in parking lots and at other areas ...
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Inside NYC's most explosive public-art controversies

New York Post - 09 Nov 2017
Ai Weiwei is one of the most famous, respected artists in the world. But when the Chinese dissident unveiled “Good Fences Make Good Neighbors,” his current 300-piece citywide public installation, some New Yorkers were unimpressed.
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'Atomic Blonde' 4K Blu-ray Review: A (Dolby) Vision In Neon

Forbes - 20 Nov 2017
Atomic Blonde joins Baby Driver (reviewed here) in flirting dangerously with putting style ahead of substance. Unlike Baby Driver, though, for me Atomic Blonde ultimately falls just the wrong side of the line. Director David Leitch takes the dramatic ...
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Comparison: Google Pixel 2 XL vs. Samsung S8+

WTOP - 17 Nov 2017
16, 2017, photo, shows a Samsung Galaxy Note 8 on display, in New York. Samsung is trying to move past last year's explosive Galaxy Note 7 launch with a successor sporting a dual-lens camera, animated messages, expanded note-taking and lower battery ...
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FILM REVIEW: Tale of the Lost Boys

The News Lens International (press release) - 30 Oct 2017
The chronology of the film is not punctuated by explosive events or revelations, but rather it allows its characters to develop slowly, developing a friendship that is profoundly intimate and deeply authentic. Alex is unable to reconcile his troubled ...
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As Churchill, Oldman performs his greatest disappearing act

Himalayan Times - 24 Nov 2017
His shape-shifting career and preference for privacy has sometimes kept him out of the spotlight, even while his explosive ferocity (“Leon: The Professional,” ″State of Grace,” ″True Romance”) made him a thespian idol. That Oldman is an actor's actor ...
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Gerwig Explores Complexities of Growing Up in 'Lady Bird'

Voice of America - 07 Nov 2017
'Unique lens'. Lady Bird has already garnered critical praise and early awards buzz. "She just has this unique lens of seeing the world," actor Beanie Feldstein, who plays Lady Bird's best friend Julie, said of Gerwig. It makes sense that she would ...
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What Is the Best Denzel Washington Movie?

The Ringer (blog) - 21 Nov 2017
Creasy goes on a fire-and-brimstone mission of wanton but very focused destruction, tearing the kidnapping cartel down piece by piece, setting fire to a dance club, torturing informants, shooting rocket-propelled grenades in suburban neighborhoods, and ...
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Why Call Me By Your Name's Other Love Story Matters, Too

Refinery29 - 20 Nov 2017
Fact: It's almost impossible to pry one's eyes away from the smoldering sexual tension between Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet in Call Me By Your Name. Still, it's worth making the effort, mostly because the film's quieter, less explosive ...
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MIKE JAMES: Stupid reporter tricks

The Independent - 13 Nov 2017
Add to that the encumbrance of a heavy bag of cameras and lenses, which shifted my center of gravity and swung like a clumsy pendulum, almost as though it were trying to pry me from the cliff face. Calling for help was out of the question; it would ...
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Scoring, not yards, is best measure of quarterback

The Register-Guard - 03 Nov 2017
Duck fans used to Oregon being a statistical leader in offense have had to look at things through a different lens with Burmeister. As an example, against Utah he was “only” 9-of-12 for 47 yards, one touchdown and no interceptions. For weeks critics ...
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NBC Sports Confident With SkyCam as Primary Game Camera for TNF

Sports Video Group - 16 Nov 2017
From a tech standpoint, each SkyCam WildCat system is equipped with Sony P1 camera and Fuji 18X5.5 zoom lens, and NBC Sports has worked with SkyCam and SMT to integrate SMT's 1st & Ten line into the SkyCam angle that viewers will see. Behind the scenes ...
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The Best Products of 2017

PCMag - 15 Nov 2017
This goes hand-in-hand with the explosive growth of the connected home and security categories with scores new of devices controlled by our phones, as well as our voices, with those smart speakers. The following ...

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