Aluminum and Mercury

Aluminum and Mercury

Mercury forms alloys with most metals in a process known as amalgamation. Last week, I messed around and tested it out with some gold leaf and it was pretty cool. This time though, I’m going to see what happens when I add it to aluminum. It’s supposed to be quite destructive, which is why you’re […]

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Trypophobia Pancakes

Trypophobia Pancakes

It looks kind of organic doesn’t it? Hey what’s up guys I hope you’re feeling hungry today because in this video we’re making pancakes degasified pancakes. Now over the last couple of months I’ve literally seen hundreds and hundreds of requests of people asking me to take pancake mix and put it in the vacuum […]

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Better Pancakes Through Chemistry

Better Pancakes Through Chemistry

Have you ever noticed how many cultures around the world have invented a food that’s some form of flat cooked dough? That many people can’t be wrong: Pancakes and all of their international cousins are delicious. But everyone you meet swears by a different pancake recipe. So how do you griddle up the perfect pancake […]

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Binging with Babish: Twin Peaks Pancakes & Coffee (feat. Cocktail Chemistry)

Binging with Babish: Twin Peaks Pancakes & Coffee (feat. Cocktail Chemistry)

[TV clip begins] AGENT COOPER: “…It is an absolutely beautiful morning!” “Short stack of griddle cakes, melted butter, maple syrup, lightly heated, slice o’ ham.” “Nothing beats the taste sensation when maple syrup collides with ham!” [TV Clip ends] I think I’ll be the judge of that. Hey, what’s up, guys? Welcome back to “Binging […]

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