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Is there any way to make fireworks brighter than they already are?
Question Date: 2009-12-14
Answer 1:

It is possible only by increasing the light output of the flame that the fireworks operate on. More mass, or more powerful explosives, or more energetically burning material, all would glow brighter.

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