Americans' fervor for Fourth of July fireworks has some unfortunate side effects.
A Purdue University professor has created a device and a companion smartphone app that allow anyone to set off fireworks from a safe distance.
Whether your pet is curious about fireworks or fears them, here are tips from a Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine expert.
Some websites are falsely claiming that NASA has "confessed" to "dosing Americans" with lithium and other chemicals.
Whether you'll be watching fireworks along Boston's Esplanade or somewhere else this Fourth of July, you won't be the only one relaxing this holiday.
Independence Day traditions in one small Connecticut town are clashing with an effort to protect an iconic symbol of the United States.
As Independence Day approaches, people across the country are getting ready to celebrate with fireworks. Sparklers are a classic crowd-pleaser, and this week Reactions looks at the chemistry of these July 4th mainstays in ...
Scientists at the University of Birmingham have discovered that there is a sharp reduction in visibility caused by fireworks and bonfires on Guy Fawkes' night. They found that visibility was further decreased when the relative ...
A firework display is often the finale of a celebratory event, something that many people can experience and enjoy at the same time. This week, the 9 – 14th August, we should be seeing a firework display with a difference: ...
To us, fireworks are the sparkling embodiment of July Fourth. But to dogs, they truly are bombs bursting in air.