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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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Through the lens Monday - 16 Jan 2018
Through the lens Monday. Image No. 1 | Lava cascades down the slopes of Mayon volcano as seen from. Lava cascades down the slopes of Mayon volcano as seen from Legazpi city, Albay province, around 340 kilometers (210 miles) southeast of Manila ...
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TV highlights for the week of Jan. 21-27

Detroit Free Press - 20 Jan 2018
•“The Force” is an “Independent Lens” film that embeds itself inside the Oakland Police Department as it struggles to confront federal demands for reform, a popular uprising following events in Ferguson, Mo., and an explosive sex scandal. 9 p.m., PBS ...
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Why Teen-Based Dystopias Are The Best Of Them All

Junkee - 18 Jan 2018
Not only are they often more relatable than adults in film, but they're far more interesting as well. While teen dystopias are often criticised for their lack of subtlety and predisposition for intense angst, there's a lot to love about watching young ...
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Did Duterte Give Up on the South China Sea Dispute?

The News Lens International - 14 Jan 2018
More worryingly, it has undermined the regional body's centrality in addressing one of the most vexing and potentially explosive flashpoints in the 21st century. The Trump administration's tempestuous leadership and policy ambiguity haven't helped ...
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What's Happening: Your 10-day forecast

Gainesville Sun - 28 Dec 2017
DAZZLING DISPLAY: The city is adding a new, free event to it's New Year's Eve celebration that promises to be explosive. The Sparks in the Park event, which begins at 6 p.m. at Depot Park, 200 SE Depot Ave., following the weekly Family Dance Party ...
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Where there's smoke

Santa Fe New Mexican - 12 Jan 2018
Margolis is a staffer with Santa Fe's New Mexico Landscapes Field Station, a satellite of the U.S. Geological Survey's Fort Collins Science Center. He gives a free talk, “Climate, Fire, Salamanders, and Forests: Through the Lens of Tree Rings,” at 6:30 ...
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Trump White House Reveals The Limits Of Loyalty

Forbes - 03 Jan 2018
Case in point is the explosive new book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, by Michael Wolff, that is blowing the lid off the Trump White House with its gossipy tidbits about the president's work habits, temper and the low opinion he holds of ...
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Celebrate National Bomb Pop® Day With an Explosive Snapchat Lens

PR Newswire (press release) - 28 Jun 2017
For an additional 90 days, the interactive lens feature will be available for fans who scan the snap code on select mobile vending trucks, Instagram,, and a Bomb Pop-sponsored Pandora station. Users simply tap or long press on the snapcode ...
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'Extreme tribalism' claws at the Republicans

York Dispatch - 01 Jan 2018
A new lens: Activists on both sides of the ideological spectrum in 2017 settled into the habit of assessing nearly every policy and political issue through the charged, often emotional lens of whether it would help or hurt Trump and everything he ...
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Poems inspired by solitude sealed author's reputation

Otago Daily Times - 25 Dec 2017
I've tried to picture my world and the people in it as seen through the distorting lens of a bell jar." The Bell Jar was released by William Heinemann (publisher of The Colossus) in London on January 14, 1963, under the pseudonym Victoria Lucas. This ...
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Sports. Les incontournables du week-end

Le Télégramme - 19 Jan 2018
L'Aven sera l'hôte, samedi et dimanche, de deux épreuves interrégionales de descente. Le week-end s'ouvrira samedi avec une course classique d'environ 3 km, entre Kerevennou et le site du Moulin du Plessis, près du Bois d'Amour de Pont-Aven. 80 ...

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