The King of Random: Why Magnesium Fires are SO DANGEROUS

Published on: Sunday, June 9, 2019

Why Magnesium Fires are SO DANGEROUS

In this video we're exploring the properties of magnesium and why water can't put it out.

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  • Nathan Keesecker

    Nathan Keesecker

     5 hours ago +1

    Huh so magnesium just goes right past blue fire straight to White (blue fire is above yellow/orange in heat and white is above blue)

  • 93X777


     2 days ago +1

    i’m sure your neighbors love you.

  • shane agnew

    shane agnew

     3 days ago

    magnisium sparkler

  • gamingwithkaka 101

    gamingwithkaka 101

     3 days ago

    10:56 time to make the tiny star mad

  • Nicole E

    Nicole E

     4 days ago

    Try Magnesium with liquid oxygen

  • Steven Lengenfelder

    Steven Lengenfelder

     5 days ago

    Great firestarter when in the woods. The PNW is beautiful.

  • Joshua Wangerin

    Joshua Wangerin

     5 days ago

    That's why you can't use water to fight car fires.

  • Corbin Ferguson

    Corbin Ferguson

     6 days ago

    Tkor I challenge you to get liquid nitrogen and see what happens if you put it on a bran new tv

  • ArchangelExile


     1 weeks ago

    Was it smart to spread unquenchable embers of burning metal everywhere?

  • Jamsheed Devotee

    Jamsheed Devotee

     1 weeks ago

    Burning a cross huh? I see your allegiances 😂😂

  • SuperTornadoGun


     1 weeks ago

    Dry ice and magnesium=thermite. The magnesium is taking the oxygen from the co2

  • Desiree Milburn

    Desiree Milburn

     1 weeks ago

    Favorite thing I learned today. If you spray water on a magnesium fire, it will laugh and burn brighter. 😂

  • Vloger Games

    Vloger Games

     1 weeks ago

    6:55 seems productive XD

  • derx


     1 weeks ago +2

    You could develop that magnesium + dry ice to a firestorm. That would be cool.

  • Greifvogel


     1 weeks ago

    I love Calli, her laugh is always so genuine, you can just tell she loves science

  • Emanuele Pelandi

    Emanuele Pelandi

     1 weeks ago +1

    Try making Prince Rupert’s drops whit magnesium

  • Olfway12991


     1 weeks ago +1

    nate with the pressure washer reminds me of that robot with the fire extinguisher from the first iron man lol

  • swurvo


     1 weeks ago

    I'd like to see burning magnesium rod dropped in a bucket of water

  • Raymond Ross

    Raymond Ross

     1 weeks ago

    Magnesium in car engine blocks are a huge problem when fire fighters have to put out a car fire. Be cautious guys!

  • SlickLikeNinja


     2 weeks ago

    Please, please tell me you two will keep this crazy thing going.