News: Smash the bottom out of a bottle bare handed

Smash the bottom out of a bottle bare handed

Bill Beaty is our favorite kind of science teacher.

Here he gives us a lesson in cavitation. Sounds boring, right?

Ha! Not when he teaches us a wild trick to illustrate this physics phenomenon!

Bet anyone holding a beer bottle that he can't break it using only his hands. Secret: the smash only works when the liquid is NOT carbonated. So, make sure to fill your bottle with water before making the wager.

Cavitate and explode a beer bottle with your bare hand

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7 Comments

very great

does the top have to be on it?

my hand hurts and the bottle is in one piece wtf i hit it with all my strenght!?

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