In this installment we see supercooled water to -21C / -6F and pour it our into a bowl. It pours out as a liquid and turns to slush, forming rope like peaks.

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-5 1. dvh commented 15 years ago

Well, it's not water but some iodine or potassium stuff. And it's not freezing but very hot (the crystals), like 60 ËšC.
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0 2. Nick commented 15 years ago

Interesting... lol, curious as to how you did it, though. 8-)
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+12 3. Pimpinabox commented 15 years ago

yea it is water. if you super heat or super cool pure water it stays in liquid form until you disturb it. if you super heat pure water in the microwave to a point above boiling and then disturb it, it can "explode". dvh is a dumbass
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0 4. mungjo commented 15 years ago

cool i didn know u can do that O.o
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0 5. noy0003 commented 15 years ago

That defienitly wasn't 60 degrees C!
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+7 6. Krinberry commented 15 years ago

Pimpinabox is correct; this is an interesting and fun property of water. You can try it out for yourself if you have access to a light beer (corona works well) and a deep freeze. Put a bottle (standing upright) into the freezer and let it stay there for about 3 hours. Make sure it doesn't get bumped and that the freezer doesn't vibrate or it could ruin it; anyways, after the 3 hours are up if all has gone well, it should appear unfrozen. Take it out and give it a good tap (not too hard, don't want to break it obviously) against a surface and you should be able to watch the crystals forming and spreading through the beer. It's fun! And then you can enjoy a beer slushy to boot. :)
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0 7. Patriot commented 15 years ago

i was about to say... and iodide solution would be yellow... and i have done the exploding water thing, its fun, at the expense of the cup it is in. try it with destilled or de-mineralised water.
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-3 8. moskwiz commented 14 years ago

Um.. I'd say that this is some salinic mixture of water..
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0 9. Denamic commented 14 years ago

No, it's just pure water.
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+1 10. RandurSource commented 12 years ago

it reminds me of 2 girls 1 cup, and that's something I do not want to be reminded of :S
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+2 11. badboy007 commented 12 years ago

Add some color and sugar and ill eat it up
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+2 12. CorpseGrinder commented 12 years ago

...or "How to make a Slushi" :D