The colored smoke of daytime fireworks creates what The Slow Mo Guys describe as a “rainbow volcano.”
Tom Cruise earned his first Best Actor Oscar nomination for Oliver Stone's star-spangled Vietnam War flick, but the role of Ron Kovic was supposed to be Al Pacino's.
The chemistry behind the vibrant colors of fireworks is another reason to “ooh” and “aah” at the sky this Fourth of July.
If you're traveling from a major city for the Fourth of July, avoid leaving the house during one of these heavy-traffic windows flagged by AAA.
July 4th is a day when the sentiment "proud to be an American" is openly proclaimed countrywide. But where do people most display their patriotism the other 364 days of the year?