Tech Blip Sees 18-Minute Firework Display Last Just 10 Seconds

Lots of fireworks went off in the US for the Fourth of July celebrations. But in San Diego a technical fault saw the city's display — which was supposed to last for 18 mesmerising minutes — go off in just 10 seconds. Oops.

While it was no doubt disappointing on some level, the result is actually spectacular. Short-lived, yes, but those fireworks burn ferociously bright, producing a terrifying but awe-inspiring scene. Fortunately, nobody was hurt as a result of the malfunction. [The Next Web]

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