Bit of an odd title I hear you say? Correct. There’s a Youtube channel called carsandwater and it features some guy heating up a ball of nickel until it’s red hot, then putting it on a variety of things. The results are confusingly entertaining. I’m not sure why I enjoyed watching a red hot ball of metal slowly burn a massive gummi bear, but I kind of did, so that’s that.
Ours is not to reason why. We are all here for the ride, and this is a weird ride. So here it is:
As an example of some of his other work, here’s the same thing but with a bar of soap:
More? Peanut butter anyone? OK: