Daily Blog 01/02/2013

  • The phrase “shooting blanks” has passed into colloquialism. But, literally speaking, what does it mean to shoot blanks? And why can people who get shot with blank ammunition still die? We’ll explain what blanks are, why they’re used, and why they can still kill you.

    tags: weapons

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One Response to Daily Blog 01/02/2013

  1. I already knew that blanks were dangerous, but I didn’t fully understand the mechanism. The explanation used in the article is really interesting.