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Does Tapping a Soda Can Prevent It From Exploding?

Posted on Jan 28, 2017 by in Blog | 1 comment

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Does Tapping The Soda Can Prevent it From Exploding?

CARBON DIOXIDE STAYS DISSOLVED IN THE SODA BECAUSE THE PRESSURE ON THE OUTSIDE THAT KEEPS THE GAS IN… IS MORE THAN THE FORCE CREATED BY THE CO2 TO ESCAPE, WHEN THE SODA IS AT REST. BUT, WHEN YOU POUR OR SHAKE IT, THAT EQUATION IS REVERSED AND THE GAS ESCAPES.

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  1. I wish that you had recreated that tap around the can video. I don’t see how that could be. You said that it could be the substance in the can, but you neglected to state the more likely reason which is trick photography or editing.

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