Ha ha, Science! Our writer may have blown himself up with nitrogen triiodide, but he was cackling in your metaphorical mug the whole time.
6 Mind-Blowing Substances That Laugh in the Face of Physics


#6. Gallium, the Metal That Melts in Your Hand
Sure, everybody knows there’s such a thing as liquid metal (mercury, duh) and that all metal will melt if you get it hot enough. What you presumably have not run into is solid metal that will melt in your hand like ice cream. But all you need to do is find some gallium, the awesome metal that, when warmed up just a little, becomes a non-murderous version of Robert Patrick in Terminator 2.


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Ha ha, Science! Our writer may have blown himself up with nitrogen triiodide, but he was cackling in your metaphorical mug the whole time.

6 Mind-Blowing Substances That Laugh in the Face of Physics

#6. Gallium, the Metal That Melts in Your Hand

Sure, everybody knows there’s such a thing as liquid metal (mercury, duh) and that all metal will melt if you get it hot enough. What you presumably have not run into is solid metal that will melt in your hand like ice cream. But all you need to do is find some gallium, the awesome metal that, when warmed up just a little, becomes a non-murderous version of Robert Patrick in Terminator 2.

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