You Won't Believe What Happens When You Light These Chemicals on Fire

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you mixed Mercury(II) thiocyanate (Hg(SCN)2) and Ammonium chromate (NH4)2CrO4 together and then lit it on fire? NO?! What's wrong with you? It's unbelievably hellish and impossibly alien combined with one burning force of what the horrifically kraken insane.

The video starts off innocently enough with just ordinary burning and then BAM OH MY GOD. [Albert Schweinstein via The Awesomer]

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Casey, do you seriously not know about Snakes or did you leave them out of the article intentionally?