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Watch a Russian Power Plant Explode, Look Terrifying in the Sky [Video]

Everything about this video of a Russian power plant exploding off in the distance and lighting the sky a range of colors seems too perfect. The car that caught the video happened to have a dashboard mounted camera, and the driver seems to be listening to John Lennon's "Imagine," playing just softly enough to make this video not unlike a teaser to some nuclear holocaust movie. Extremely unsettling.

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D’oh! 275-Foot Tower in Springfield, OH Falls the Wrong Way, Smashes Power Plant

On Wednesday, thousands of Springfield, Ohio residents were left without power when a 275-foot smokestack being demolished fell the wrong way, knocking down two 12,500 volt power lines. According to the demolition company that handled the work at the former Ohio Edison Mad River Power Plant (not a nuclear power plant --Ed.), the explosives detonated correctly, "but an undetected crack on the south side of the tower pulled it in a different direction. 'Nobody's happy with things that go wrong in life, and sometimes it's out of our hands and beyond anybody's prediction. ... We're all extremely thankful no one was injured,' Kelly told The Columbus Dispatch." (via CBSB&P, MSNBC)

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“Mass Casualties” Reported After Connecticut Power Plant Explosion

CBS News reports that a massive explosion at the Kleen Energy Systems power plant in Hartford, CT at 11:17 this morning led to at least two deaths and 250 injuries. Early reports suggest that the explosion may have been caused by a gas leak.

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