Nitrogen Triiodide is a contact explosive that is stable when wet but is extremely sensitive when dry. Touching it with a feather will cause it to explode.

Nitrogen Triiodide is a contact explosive that is stable when wet but is extremely sensitive when dry. Touching it with a feather will cause it to blow up. Read more »

Aperture grating microscope photographs aluminum nuclei and electrons

Aperture grating microscope photographs aluminum nuclei and electrons Read more »

Luminol potion reaction

Luminol potion reaction Read more »

Shooting a laser into beer knocks the CO2 out of suspension.

Shooting a laser into beer knocks the CO2 out of suspension. Read more »

The chemiluminescence of oxygen

The chemiluminescence of oxygen Read more »

Magnesium hydroxide (milk of magnesia) added to diluted hydrochloric acid in the presence of a universal color indicator.

Magnesium hydroxide (milk of magnesia) added to diluted hydrochloric acid in the presence of a universal color sign. Read more »

Excited Xenon gas in a tube

Excited Xenon gas in a tube Read more »

Phenolphthalein with alkaline solution and magnetic stirrer (it was a slo mo)

Phenolphthalein with alkaline solution and magnetic stirrer (it was a slo mo) Read more »

Styrofoam peanut in acetone (OC)

Styrofoam peanut in acetone (OC) Read more »

Bubbling Reaction: Electrolysis of sodium hydroxide (NaOH) aqueous solution.

Bubbling Response: Electrolysis of sodium hydroxide (NaOH) aqueous option. Read more »