Hydrogen – Exploding Eggs

Find out how pure hyrdogen burns in an experiment idea for KS3/4 Prof Hal Sosabowski fills eggs with hydrogen gas and uses this to show how pure hydrogen burns, but a mixture of hydrogen and air becomes explosive. In the interests of science, Hal explodes some chicken eggs and even an ostrich egg!
Prof Hal Sosabowski is a committed chemistry educator, evangelist and communicator. Hal shows us how to safely recreate his inspirational demonstrations, which are both educational and spectacular.

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