San Diego’s Fourth of July Fireworks Show Went Off Simultaneously-Photos And Videos

San Diego, Calif. accidentally set off all of their fireworks at the same time at the “Big Bay Boom” show on July 4, 2012. (Travis Cass/Atlantic Wire)

In San Diego, 20,000 fireworks were launched from four barges in San Diego Bay and from a pier for the  Independence Day fireworks show.

But the whole fireworks accidentally went off five minutes before the show was supposed to begin.

And the Fourth of July fireworks show that was supposed to last for 17 minutes, lasted in only 15 seconds in very loud booms.

Here are wonderful photos of the celebrations from the NBC San Diego.

NBC 7 San Diego users shared their pics of the fireworks misfire on San Diego Bay via Facebook, July 4, 2012. Fireworks Shot Off Early in Bay | NBC San Diego
Image taken from the 28th floor of the Park Place building shot by Mike Newton, July 4, 2012.
Fireworks Shot Off Early in Bay | NBC San Diego
Fireworks Shot Off Early in Bay, July 4, 2012. | NBC San Diego
Ali Shaheen captured this image and sent it to NBC 7 San Diego, July 4, 2012.
Fireworks Shot Off Early in Bay | NBC San Diego
Taken from Coronado Island by Cheryl Stein, July 4, 2012. Fireworks Shot Off Early in Bay | NBC San Diego
More images from the Big Bay Boom on July 4, 2012. Fireworks Shot Off Early in Bay | NBC San Diego.
Fireworks Shot Off Early in Bay, July 4, 2012. | NBC San Diego.
Another image taken from the Park Place building by user Mike Newton, July 4, 2012.
 Fireworks Shot Off Early in Bay | NBC San Diego

I think that fireworks are very beautiful but they can be very dangerous and bad for us too.

It caused air pollution, wasting our money and can cause fire.

Here are some videos of the incident:


The Shard, London’s Tallest Building

A boat moved along the Thames in December. At 1,017 feet, the Shard is Europe’s tallest skyscraper. Simon Dawson/Bloomberg News.

The Shard is the tallest building in London and in the European Union.

The 95 stories skyscraper is 1,017 feet tall.

The official inauguration of The Shard is on Thursday, July 5th 2012.

The tower will be inaugurated by His Excellency Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassem Bin Jabor Al Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar and Prince Andrew Albert Edward, the Duke of York.

The State of Qatar is the majority investor of The Shard.

It was reported that during the event, lasers are to light up the night sky, beaming across town to touch several landmarks, the London Eye, the Gherkin, Tower Bridge.

It is going to be very beautiful!

This July 2, 2012 aerial photo made available by Newscast shows the Shard, Western Europe’s tallest building, towering over London. Associated Press Photo.
The shard is seen towering over the Tower Bridge on June 3, 2012. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, the architect, Renzo Piano, said he wanted to make sure this building wouldn’t be seen as a symbol of arrogance and a display of power. More of a ‘sparkling, gentle spire,’ he said. Jonathan Brady/European Pressphoto Agency.