Archive for the ‘Chemical Myst’ Category

Invisible Paper Made Easy

Invisible Paper Made EasyHexane is hard to get… this video shows you an easier way.

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Make Dragendorff’s reagent from Bismuth Nitrate

Make Dragendorff's reagent from Bismuth NitrateDragendorff’s reagent (solution of potassium bismuth iodide) gives orange coloured precipitate with alkaloids.

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Make Glow in the Dark Powder (Zinc Sulfide)

Make Glow in the Dark Powder (Zinc Sulfide)How to Make Glow in the Dark Powder.

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Synthesize 2-bromopropane from Isopropyl alcohol

Synthesize 2-bromopropane from Isopropyl alcoholLet’s do some Organic chemistry. 2-Bromopropane, also known as isopropyl bromide and 2-propyl bromide, is the halogenated hydrocarbon with the formula CH3CHB…

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Make Ammonium Chloride

Make Ammonium ChlorideMake Ammonium Chloride and see the heat with a thermal camera.

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Use chemistry to make writing inks of many colors.

Use chemistry to make writing inks of many colors.Use chemistry to make blue, black, brown and red writing ink.

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Make Glow in Dark Powder from Crushed Oyster Shells

Make Glow in Dark Powder from Crushed Oyster ShellsA very simple way to make Glow in the Dark powder using Crushed Oyster Shells.

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Make Trichloromethane

Make TrichloromethaneHow to make a small amount of Trichloromethane.

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Use Chemistry to Make Gag Matches

Use Chemistry to Make Gag MatchesUsing Chemistry to have some fun.

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Convert Cyclohexanol to Cyclohexene via a Acid-Catalyzed Dehydration reaction

Convert Cyclohexanol to Cyclohexene via a Acid-Catalyzed Dehydration reactionLearn how to to do a Acid-Catalyzed Dehydration reaction. This is one of the first reactions you will do if you ever take organic chemistry.

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