Envisioning Chemistry videos: Chemical reactions as things of beauty — Quartz

“A lot of people told me that if they’d seen these videos in high school, they might’ve done much better in chemistry, ” says Liang Yan, creator of the award-winning series Beautiful Chemistry and Envisioning Chemistry. The videos reveal stunning details that are sometimes not visible to human eyes. Under the microscope, we see metals “grow” like trees and “blossom” like flowers. A high-speed camera captures the fleeting moments of materials transforming through combustion.

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Source: Envisioning Chemistry videos: Chemical reactions as things of beauty — Quartz

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