The Gherkinator - Garage Science

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« on: 13/07/2010 14:44:27 »
Have you ever wondered what would happen if you passed mains electricity through a gherkin? It is an illuminating experience.

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Garage science is a blog of science experiments you probably can't or shouldn't do at home


 
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« Reply #1 on: 01/04/2009 22:24:28 »
what is a gherkin?
Long live the Queen!

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« Reply #2 on: 01/04/2009 22:28:28 »
If you click on   Read more about this experiment. , there are pictures and video that should help.

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« Reply #3 on: 07/01/2010 23:45:57 »
You also talked about doing an onion "pickled" in strontium salts that gives a red glow.  Can you provide details on the preparation of the onion?  Thanks