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Having a blast with explosives

Virtual Event Tuesday, April 6 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm

More than 7 billion pounds of explosives are used in the U.S. each year. Learn how the fields of mining, construction, defense, homeland security, demolition, oil recovery, fireworks, special effects and more are involved in this industry. 

Presented by Catherine Johnson, assistant professor of explosives at S&T. 

This lecture is part of the Missouri 2021 Bicentennial Alliance lecture series hosted by S&T.  The series, “Honoring our past, envisioning the future,” celebrates the rich cultural history of our region and explores social and economic growth topics relative to Missourians. All lectures in the series will be available for live public viewing. Missouri 2021 is an initiative of The State Historical Society of Missouri and its Center for Missouri Studies.

Event Type

Meetings, Lectures and Conferences, Special Events, Engagement and Outreach

Tags

150bicentennial

Website

http://150.mst.edu

Group
150
Hashtag

#Miner150

Contact Name

Melanie Keeney

Contact Phone

573-341-4786

Contact Email

mkeeney@mst.edu

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