Can you freeze a soap bubble?

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Can you freeze a soap bubble?
« on: 17/01/2014 17:42:09 »
I was asked today whether it would be possible to freeze a soap bubble, intact?

I wonder if you lot could give me your thoughts?
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Re: Can you freeze a soap bubble?
« Reply #1 on: 17/01/2014 19:49:05 »
there are convincing YouTube videos showing bubbles freezing ... http://youtu.be/UZ4BQK5rAPA?t=1m20s

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Re: Can you freeze a soap bubble?
« Reply #2 on: 22/01/2014 08:19:16 »
Oh, wow

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Re: Can you freeze a soap bubble?
« Reply #3 on: 07/02/2014 09:08:24 »
That's fantastic to see. Thanks for the link.
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