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Watch thousands of ping pong balls flying launched by mousetraps

Pepsi celebrated the New Year with a cool visual experiment: They put thousands of ping pong balls on mousetraps, then they actioned one of the traps making the ball fall on the others triggering an epic chain reaction .

As reader Inane boy points out, the idea isn't new—maybe nothing is anymore. The same experiment was conducted in a much shorter scale in this 1954 documentary called Our Friend the Atom.


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Visually impressive but you might want to edit the comment to say "hundreds" not "thousands". The impression of more is the result of mirrored walls.