The focus of this sun ray reaches temperatures of 3,500ºC (6,332ºF). So far, the scientists haven’t found a single material on earth capable of surviving its heat.
The clip is from the BBC program “Bang Goes The Theory.” You can visit their website here (although its video player doesn’t seem to like Canada very much). And here’s a couple more experiments from their show. Maybe it’s just me, but I think Jim’s as sexy as it gets (pitter, patter). Fuck Mythbusters … Jim, what are you up to for the next 50 years or so?
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Maria Callas In “Madame Butterfly”