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HUGE Foam EXPLOSION!!! Dangerously Large

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SUBSCRIBE!: http://bit.ly/1G97GmA SHARE THIS VIDEO: https://youtu.be/pbL27vGZijw This experiment scared the SH@T out of me!!! The Today Show asked me to come back on TV to perform more science experiments, but they said they wanted TO GO BIG!!! So I thought to myself about how I could amp things up. It dawned on me that the one limiting factor for the “elephant toothpaste” or “Foam Fountain of Science” experiment was getting the reactive ingredients to combine on a larger scale quick enough, but also in a fashion that wouldn’t blow up in my face. The solution? Shot gunning the chemical reactants from a collapsible 16.9 Fl OZ water bottle into a 3-gallon refillable drinking water container. The result was astounding! The bottle created so much pressure you can actually see it jump 4 inches off the bucket it was standing on! The actual foam fountain went about 30+ feet (about 9.1 meters) in the air. After trying this out, I’m 100% sure this experiment is TOO BIG for the Today Show. There would be no way to contain the hydrogen peroxide-potassium iodide mixture. Even with a slight wind the foam would fall all over the crowd in the plaza. Looks like this experiment will live in one place… The NICKIPEDIA channel : ) Follow Nickipedia Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/nickuhas Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/nickuhas Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/uhasbrand Nickipedia Website: http://www.nickipedia.com Production Team: Writer/Producer: Nick Uhas Editor: Griffin Louis DP: Sam Mosco Sources: http://www.using-hydrogen-peroxide.com/elephant-toothpaste.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hydrogen_peroxide http://www.wikihow.com/Make-Elephant-Toothpaste
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Text Comments (67)
patrishaisback (22 days ago)
Military level toothpaste
It's Adina (2 months ago)
Foam rain!!!!
Tatiana Christine (6 months ago)
I used this video as an inspiration for my gender reveal. Check out my channel and watch the video. It was awesome !!!!
David Landry (7 months ago)
Did you use food grade hydrogen peroxide? Does it matter?
Kyle Lyon (11 months ago)
Who the hell drinks water like that??????
CrazyGamer YT (11 months ago)
PLS DO 100% like if u agree for he to do it
EpicEdward! (1 year ago)
Neat!!!!
Kulraj Singh (1 year ago)
You should try 99% hydrogen peroxide
ArcticFrostGamingHQ (1 year ago)
I did this for a science show but alot smaller its cool this year ill go so big it cant be in the class room
anonymous (1 year ago)
Wanna cook ?
Elena Barthel (1 year ago)
omg that was awesome
Trevor Lee (1 year ago)
Please use this on agt XD
Saint horso (1 year ago)
Fap fap fap fap fap fa- 1:37
Fernando garces (1 year ago)
Ohio my boy
Axel Romero (1 year ago)
What would happen if this is done with 50% Hydrogen Peroxide and 100% potassium Iodide?
Edweiner 435 (1 year ago)
How can I clean this up becouse I want to do this for my science project
PrettyRii (1 year ago)
woah
Amber Bullock (1 year ago)
how do you clean up some of these experiments?
Agneta Juodenaite (1 year ago)
XD freakingley EPIC
Billy R (1 year ago)
Thanks Young Man I'm so Thankful for the opportunity!
Mitch Burns (1 year ago)
That was pretty cool. If it all reacted maybe you should have added more.
Michael Green (1 year ago)
I was on the today show too. It's pretty neat!
Beasty boy (1 year ago)
this is amazing, good job thanks for your constant help
Lil Planet (1 year ago)
OMG THAT, WAS AMAZING!!!
Nooby Records Roblox (1 year ago)
R.I.P The Person whos cleaning it up
Ana Peña (1 year ago)
I freaking love science so much 🙊🙈❤
Chris Block (1 year ago)
Well that was the best experiment I've ever seen.
oren conner (1 year ago)
I love the shirt OHIO WOOOO
ImALJ (1 year ago)
Came from Smosh
Lil Planet (1 year ago)
SAME
Dead Spaceracoon (1 year ago)
ActLikeJack same
Nikhil Parikh (1 year ago)
I've seen this irl, but not with 35% hydrogen.
Mr. Meseeks (1 year ago)
Can you go even bigger
CA1TE (1 year ago)
Okay but I love this guy though holy heck
U guys need to subscribe.smosh teamed up with him
Lil Planet (1 year ago)
don't sub JUST because smosh teamed up with him, sub because HES AWSOME
LeeTbeats (1 year ago)
The info icon of the video is advertising where to buy gallons of hydrogen peroxide... ha ha ha... That's not safe...
Cody Diamond (1 year ago)
bigger
Yukimura (1 year ago)
Shayne from Smosh Lab brought me here
Sushi Pug (1 year ago)
karthvandel same
Lil Planet (1 year ago)
sameeee
LUCKY_GAMER23 (1 year ago)
karthvandel sameee
Sherosaku4786 (1 year ago)
one of my favorite projects wow
Xavier Wells (2 years ago)
It would be so awesome to take two of these and attached them to your back and you be on a skateboard
Michael Kelley II (2 years ago)
Love the short! O - H
Nick Uhas (2 years ago)
yea!!! I graduated from OSU to!!! I-O!!!
Esteban Casanova (2 years ago)
Looks like you got a bit scared there of the foam lol. Would the you be able to add more of the potassium iodide if the hydrogen peroxide was heated?
Arlo (1 year ago)
Esteban Casanova Heating Hydrogen Peroxide is potentially quite dangerous. It causes the compound to become very unstable and start decomposing rapidly. This releases lots of oxygen and cause a fire or an explosion.
CoolFoxy14Gaming (2 years ago)
You mean dangerously awesome!!!
Xavier Wells (1 year ago)
Lol yeah time to do it....not really ..maybe (:<)
CoolFoxy14Gaming (2 years ago)
Also if you would like you we could help each other by subscribing to each other!!!😀
CoolFoxy14Gaming (2 years ago)
+Nick Uhas wow that was fast!
Nick Uhas (2 years ago)
yea buddy!!!! : )
Amanda Johnson (2 years ago)
I can't wait to show this to my students! They are going to think its awesome :)
possum magic (1 year ago)
Amanda Johnson I'll show my science teacher this
Nick Uhas (2 years ago)
yea!!!! please do!!! Thank you!!!
Thea Eskey (2 years ago)
More like foam fountain of doom aka evil dr. Nick's plan for world domination.
Nick Uhas (2 years ago)
LOL!!! it's kinda true... I was so taken back by how powerful this experiment was
Dafuq (2 years ago)
the first slomo was so cool
Nick Uhas (2 years ago)
totally agree with you!
Leland Somers (2 years ago)
Now that was fun. Thank you, you crazy person.
Nick Uhas (2 years ago)
yea!! thanks for watching!!
Evan Norris (2 years ago)
What do I need to do this?
Nick Uhas (2 years ago)
here is a video we did that breaks it down step wise: https://youtu.be/dvV9T3R18c8
Anaya (2 years ago)
Second
Infamous2500 (2 years ago)
the ultimate prank peanut brittle can
Nick Uhas (2 years ago)
lol, that would end some friendships thats for sure!

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