Erasing a CD with Electricity Looks Crazy

I'm not exactly sure what's going on here but it looks like electricity is being zapped onto the spinning CD and basically sucking and erasing all its data. What's left is a piece of plastic. There are easier ways to erase data but damn if I can find anything cooler. [BuzzFeed]

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MagicalTrev
MagicalTrev

You could just stick em in the microwave for 5 - 10 seconds. It's not exactly the same as the above video, but it is equally awesome.