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The Most Interesting Chemical Reactions

By February 14, 2019 July 28th, 2019 No Comments
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This article is a break from the other more information-heavy pages, and just showcases some of the awesome and explosive reactions that can happen in chemistry.

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Mercury reacting with aluminum.

Dehydration of sugar in sulfuric acid.

Snake venom meets blood.

Alpha particle trails from radioactive decay of Radon 220.

Burning mercury II thiocyanate.

Burning Lithium.

A lightbulb burning out.

Electrical treeing.

Catalytic decomposition of hydrogen peroxide.

Blood meets hydrogen peroxide.

Belousov–Zhabotinsky reaction.

Aluminum and iodine.

Tin crumbling after being cooled to lower than 13 degrees Celsius.

Sodium acetate crystallization.

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Ben McCarthy

Ben McCarthy

Ben is the Founder of Discover Earth and the author of the Big Ideas Network.