I know I usually talk sports and Atlanta – and this is neither – but this is one of the coolest science experiments I’ve ever seen.
It’s a video of two Coca-Cola cans set in the path of a lava flow, shot by LavaPix.com. According to the information posted on YouTube, the lava was approximately 2,000 degrees Fahrenheit and had no trouble overtaking the cans put in its path.
(Also read: My thoughts on Super Bowl XLVIII)
Watch the video above. You’ll be glad you did – it’s really fascinating.
BONUS AWESOME IMAGE: I found an animated image of lightning in astounding slow-motion, which was posted to Reddit today: