‘Having a blast with explosives’ talk set for April 6

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On March 25, 2021

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. Dr. Catherine Johnson, assistant professor of explosives engineering, will present a talk titled “Having A Blast with Explosives” 2-3 p.m. Tuesday, April 6, via Zoom.

Join the live event on Zoom and you’ll be entered in a drawing to win a special gift bag, courtesy of the Missouri 2021 Bicentennial and S&T’s 150th anniversary.

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 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.

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