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How Do Fireworks Work?

Fireworks! A perfect finish to a day at Disneyland, Fourth of July’s signature event, and the way to take a Super Bowl halftime show from 0 to 100. From the luminous arrays of fireworks, to the thunderous noise heard by our ears, fireworks never fail to deliver a spectacular performance. But most of us don’t know how fireworks can even achieve those types of sights. How does a firework come out in different shapes? Why are fireworks so loud? Where do all the different colors come from? Well, let’s discuss it!

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