This Eggcellent Science Experiment Is Better Than Brunch

Not the latest brunch trend, but still cool.

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  • 1 egg
  • Water
  • Metal tongs
  • Clear container
  • Candle
  • Matches/lighter
  1. Light a candle.
  2. Using a pair of tongs, hold the egg in the flame.
  3. Cover as much of the egg as you can with black soot.
  4. Submerge the egg in a bowl of water. Let it sit until it takes on a silver hue.
  5. When you remove the egg from the water, it will return to black.



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