Gummi Bear goes ballistic


Put a Gummi Bear into molten potassium chlorate and the results are impressively violent (e.g. candy bear screaming is involved). And you thought microwaving Peeps was fun.

Gummy Bear in molten potassium chlorate – [via] Link

4 thoughts on “Gummi Bear goes ballistic

  1. Kyle says:

    Fossil fuel replacement?

  2. Davey... says:

    @Kyle… We’d probably spend more energy on all the massive gummi-bear ranches… BUT maybe if we could use gummi-WORMS.

    Lol. Just what I needed to brighten my day. Thanks MAKE!

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Gareth Branwyn is a freelance writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor to Boing Boing, Wink Books, and Wink Fun. His free weekly-ish maker tips newsletter can be found at

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