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DailyDirt: Watched Pots Do Boil

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People often joke about how bad they are at cooking that they can't even boil water, but the process of boiling water is actually so ubiquitous and important that figuring out how to do it more efficiently is a significant challenge. We've mentioned some materials and designs that can help speed up the boiling process before, so here are a couple more cool ways to vaporize liquids. After you've finished checking out those links, take a look at our Daily Deals for cool gadgets and other awesome stuff.

Filed Under: azeotrope, boiling, distillation, energy, heat transfer, leidenfrost effect, nanotech, nanotechnology, purification, solar energy, water


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    Pixelation, 8 Feb 2016 @ 6:59pm

    Gimmick

    Cold brewed coffee with a superheated steel ball dropped in.

    Great balls of fire!

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    Anonymous Coward, 9 Feb 2016 @ 10:31am

    The amount of steam made from that setup doesn't look too practical for much... Which is probably why no one is adding nanoparticles to distill their drinking water.

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