The invention of gunpowder.

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Definition

Gunpowder is a black or brown explosive mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulphur.

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  • Gunpowder was invented around 300 CE by the Chinese scholar and alchemist Ge Hong.
  • Here is a photograph of gunpowder:

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INVentor

Here is a portrait of Ge Hong:

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