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203 - The Halifax Explosion Do Go On

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Surpassed only by the atomic bomb, The Halifax Explosion was the largest man made explosion in history... and it was an accident. On December 6, 1917 two boats collided in Halifax Harbour, resulting in nearly 2,000 deaths and an unbelievable amount of destruction. But what chain of events was needed for everything to go this wrong?




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REFERENCES AND FURTHER READING:
https://nsc.nasa.gov/docs/default-source/system-failure-case-studies/sfcs-2013-01-07-halifax.pdf?sfvrsn=7d45ecf8_2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKcXSCzcSZ4
https://www.britannica.com/event/Halifax-explosionhttp://exhibits.hsl.virginia.edu/halifax/collision/
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/retropolis/wp/2017/12/06/two-ships-collided-in-halifax-harbor-one-of-them-was-a-3000-ton-floating-bomb/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halifax_Explosion#Investigation
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-great-halifax-explosion
https://allthatsinteresting.com/halifax-explosion
https://novascotia.ca/archives/explosion/narratives.asp?ID=10 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

Surpassed only by the atomic bomb, The Halifax Explosion was the largest man made explosion in history... and it was an accident. On December 6, 1917 two boats collided in Halifax Harbour, resulting in nearly 2,000 deaths and an unbelievable amount of destruction. But what chain of events was needed for everything to go this wrong?




Buy tickets to our live shows here: https://dogoonpod.com/events/


Buy tickets to see Matt and Jess live:
https://mattstewartcomedy.com/gigs
https://www.jessperkins.com.au/shows


Our website: dogoonpod.com


Support the show and get rewards like bonus episodes: patreon.com/DoGoOnPod
 
Submit a topic idea directly to the hat: dogoonpod.com/Submit-a-Topic
 
Twitter: @DoGoOnPod
Instagram: @DoGoOnPod
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DoGoOnPod/
Email us: dogoonpod@gmail.com


Check out our other podcasts:
Book Cheat: https://play.acast.com/s/book-cheat
Prime Mates: https://play.acast.com/s/prime-mates/


Our awesome theme song by Evan Munro-Smith and logo by Peader Thomas


REFERENCES AND FURTHER READING:
https://nsc.nasa.gov/docs/default-source/system-failure-case-studies/sfcs-2013-01-07-halifax.pdf?sfvrsn=7d45ecf8_2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JKcXSCzcSZ4
https://www.britannica.com/event/Halifax-explosionhttp://exhibits.hsl.virginia.edu/halifax/collision/
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/retropolis/wp/2017/12/06/two-ships-collided-in-halifax-harbor-one-of-them-was-a-3000-ton-floating-bomb/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Halifax_Explosion#Investigation
https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-great-halifax-explosion
https://allthatsinteresting.com/halifax-explosion
https://novascotia.ca/archives/explosion/narratives.asp?ID=10 For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

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