RHYS LEWIS & MINH TAN PHAM, AHS, DECD, UNISA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY RHYS LEWIS & MINH TAN PHAM, AHS, DECD, UNISA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Pouring liquid oxygen into a beaker, for the burning of a diamond. Clip 2 of 4. Oxygen becomes a liquid at -183 degrees Celsius (90K), but even at this very low temperature it remains an extremely powerful oxidising agent, and organic materials (including diamond) burn rapidly.
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