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Gray Matter: In Which I Fully Submerge My Hand in Liquid Nitrogen

The hand is like a red-hot poker to the liquid nitrogen, but an insulating layer of nitrogen gas forms- a phenomenon known as the Leiden-frost effect- keeping the hand safe and warm for a fraction of a second.

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fatstarr2290d ago (Edited 2290d ago )

that is extreme o.o.
he is like sticking it in and pulling it out for dear life.

Sprud2290d ago (Edited 2290d ago )

It's the Leidenfrost effect. Works for stuff which is really hot too. Like molten lead.

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