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Hydrogen Balloon Explosion

So last night I went to a chemistry demonstration and among the various awesome things that I saw was nail being hammered into a board with a -400 degree F banana.  I also saw a balloon filled with hydrogen and then ignited.  If your ever curious why we use helium instead of hydrogen in our balloons, just check out the high speed video below.

– Chalmer


September 27, 2008 - Posted by | science | , , , , , ,

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