How Microwaving Grapes Makes Plasma


Have you ever seen anything spark in a Microwave? @Team_Glass

Grapes can … I wonder if this principle can be used to make art?

Something for Science to mull over …

Linking plasma formation in grapes to microwave resonances of aqueous dimers

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Below is a link to an interview with the investigator. It started as a “makework” project assigned to some undergraduates who figured out how the grape’s size and water content focused the microwave energy.

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