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Monday, February 17th, 2014

 

Invention Number 50: Dynamite

alfred detonator

Dynamite was invented in 1860s by Swedish engineer, industrialist and inventor Alfred Nobel in Geesthacht, Germany, and was patented in England on May 7, 1867 and in Sweden on October 19, 1867. It is a high explosive which is based on nitroglycerin. Due to its high volatile nature, the manufacturing and transportation of nitroglycerin was very hazardous. Nitroglycerin is itself a very strong explosive and is extremely shock sensitive in its pure form. Alfred used the method of mixing nitroglycerin with silica which resulted in the creation of a malleableRead More