Pottasium Chlorate + Gummy Bear = Not Your Ordinary Firecracker

So, some chemistry freaks in Youtube have discovered that when potassium chlorate comes into contact with a gummy bear, a miniature display of fireworks happens. Poor gummy bear, choked to death by hellish fires from the Organic Chemistry Laboratory, as displayed in the video below:

Now, imagine how breathtaking the fire will be if this gummy bear was poured into a barrel of potassium chlorate instead:

Yes, your breath will surely be taken away. 😐 What a way to start the new year haha!


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