Screenshot of Youtube video Lava on Ice

Artificial lava meets ice and water

A team of scientists and artists pour molten basalt into ice and water. When artificial lava meets ice, spectacular images are created.

See for yourself and marvel at the explanation of F Yeah Fluid Dynamics. Especially the involvement of the Leidenfrost effect is very nice.

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