Tag: burning

So wild. Paige Denim apparently fakes a rich fade into their jeans via a process that includes “burning” a pattern into the denim by laser.

This is why you never put out an oil fire with water. Science that involves donning a full fireman’s suit is always going to be exciting.


I really like this photo National Geographic posted of several men riding a weed-burning rail car in Texas circa 1941.

Burning stuff with solar power

The YouTube description for this video says that the heat generated here is about 2000 degrees Fahrenheit, but commenters are saying that if ti can melt glass, which it does, then it’s probably closer to 3000 degrees. That’s insane. And so damn close to their hands!