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How To Control Thermite Pyrotechnics With 3D Printing

How To Control Thermite Pyrotechnics With 3D Printing

Thermites are a class of materials known for producing dazzling pyrotechnic displays in high school chemistry classes, and they’re used in all kinds of real-world applications. But these reactions are very unpredictable, releasing a lot of energy all willy-nilly. Scientists at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have figured out…

These Goofballs Melted An iPhone 6 Plus With Thermite

These Goofballs Melted An iPhone 6 Plus With Thermite

Video: Ahh, there’s nothing like watching a $1000 electronic device roasting in a orgiastic chemical fireball in the name of… science? Capitalism? Boredom? Take your pick, but here’s the latest from the crazy people at Rated RR, whose previous iPhone torture videos can be found below.