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ELI5 Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast

Nov 27, 2020

How is dry ice made? Why does metal make a 'screaming sound' when dry ice is touched to it? Is it possible to make fizzy fruit with it? Why should we never put dry ice into a swimming pool?


... We explain like i'm five!


Thank you to the r/explainlikeimfive community as always and in particular the following users whose questions and comments formed the basis of this discussion: utahraptorIseternal, extralargelobes, multifazed, haort, hellowmanderdoo, firedan1176, em2skinner & concise_pirate

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