Watch a Swirling Alien World Magically Appear in a Test Tube

A lot of your more flashy chemistry experiments are explosion-centric, but there are a few quieter ones that are just as mesmerizing. A mixture of copper sulfate and ammonia, for instance, looks like the surface of an alien gas giant. And when it's in slow motion, it's positively hypnotic. » 7/08/13 1:42pm 7/08/13 1:42pm

This Slow-Mo Test Tube Explosion Barks Like a Guard Dog of Fire

It's one thing when a dog barks, it's another one entirely when a giant pipe full of fire does it. And it's even better in slow motion. » 6/13/13 11:58am 6/13/13 11:58am