This is a short video of a red-hot ball of nickel being dropped into a cup of water, and the resulting noises it makes. They're funny. I especially liked the very end, it reminded me of the sound you hear whenever you teleport somewhere. Speaking of -- I can't even tell you how many times I've arrived somewhere with mismatched body parts. PROTIP: Never teleport anywhere with someone whose penis is smaller than yours.
Hit the jump for the video.
Thanks to carey, who dropped a handful of marbles into a cup of water with much less impressive results until her roommate drank them and freaked out. Then things got good.
The watery sounds you hear in this video were all made using algorithms developed by researchers at Cornell, because, honestly, curing diseases can wait.
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Some guy went and built a thermal lance (cutting torch) that runs on pure oxygen and the fat from bacon (well, prosciutto). As you can see from the picture, the 5,000Â°F grease-flame is hot enough to burn through a pan, and straight to our hearts. *swoon*
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Due to the temporarily renewed interest in space thanks to the Curiosity rover on Mars, here's a video of an astronaut aboard the International Space Station playing with a big ball of water. SPOILER: It looks way funner than playing with water on earth. You watch this video ... / Continue →