Prof. Stan Christensen Demo
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Prof. Stan Christensen
shatters a rose after freezing it in liquid nitrogen, then
holds a rapidly expanding balloon, containing boiling liquid nitrogen, at arm's length,
then blows large smoke rings using a low-tech contraption that anyone can make at home from a cardboard box and rubber bands,
and finally the original picture again, which illustrates that an ordinary balloon can withstand being deformed by sharp nails if you have enough of them arranged in the right way.