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Man of Random Science: Explosive Meditations

I was staring resolutely into the middle distance, practicing my world-weary, erudite look, when a few feral thoughts scampered nimbly through the wastes of my wide-open mind: What exactly is an explosion? 701 more words


combustion analysis

Combustion analysis
Combustion analysis is a method
used in both organic chemistry and
analytical chemistry to determine the
elemental composition (more
precisely empirical formula ) of a pure… 282 more words


Why does the sun not run out of oxygen as it burns?

The sun does not run out of oxygen for the simple fact that it does not use oxygen to burn. The burning of the sun is not chemical combustion – it is nuclear fusion. 667 more words


Mesmerizing video shows match burning in super slow motion

It takes only an instant for a blow torch to light a match, but that doesn’t leave much time to actually appreciate the chemical reaction. 134 more words


Processed Silica Sand

Commodity : Processed Silica Sand / Washed Silica Sand

Si02 : 99% (SGS Laboratory Analysis) / 99.20% (Siliman University Analysis)

Color : Powder white

Applications: Clear glass, bottling companies, cement companies, blasting, templates, skid flooring, water treatment/filter, beach filling materials and more. 7 more words


Constant Science: Aaron Is Not Fireproof

The final episode of my epic Chemical Reaction Trilogy! Perhaps it’s not quite Peter Jacksonesque in scope (maybe more Terry Gilliamesque) but it’s a good primer. 43 more words



Original Post Date: Feb 25, 2015

I know it’s been a while since I’ve written anything…I’ve been thinking a lot about how to approach this next post. 832 more words