Why Magnesium Fires are SO DANGEROUS

In this video we're exploring the properties of magnesium and why water can't put it out.
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  • liquid oxegyn and molten magnesium

    Kyle LegamaroKyle LegamaroMinute ago
  • can you put magnesium fire out with dirt or sand

    Tyler FightTyler Fight46 minutes ago
  • It's one of my fav metals too

    The Urban Bourbon BlokeThe Urban Bourbon BlokeHour ago
  • Agent X vs Magnesium

    Daniel ConnellDaniel ConnellHour ago
  • probably nice smoke to inhale

    robert howierobert howie4 hours ago
  • why couldnt they use a regular freakin garden hose without so much force and pressure to spray on the fire

    chadderall ehchadderall eh4 hours ago
  • I wonder what the neighbors think

    Fandom FreakFandom Freak5 hours ago
  • "Guys do not use water to put out a metal fire!" Immediately proceeds to using water to put out a metal fire.

    LeoMLeoM5 hours ago
  • Nate: as we scale up we will use welding masks *few minutes later doesn't even use it and is up close* :D👍

    Zander McDonaldZander McDonald5 hours ago
  • can you put out Mg with LN2?

    Drones, Cameras and TechDrones, Cameras and Tech10 hours ago
  • Princess of Pyre strikes again

    Shab MasterShab Master11 hours ago
  • Hi...

    Pepijn RoosenPepijn Roosen11 hours ago
  • Ahh yes "well magnesium is actually a chemical element..."

    InfintyAceInfintyAce14 hours ago
  • Magnesium +thermite

    Jerry feiJerry fei15 hours ago
  • I think ice makes magnesium burn hotter if im not mistaken so dry ice and magnesium hmm interesting combo don't you think?

    EntityEntity17 hours ago
  • Imagine fluidisation of burning grains of magnesium

    Cole skuxxCole skuxx17 hours ago
  • Is it me or does it look like Cali adores Nate

    derpstormchaserderpstormchaser19 hours ago
  • Can you put some of the burning magnesium metal in liquid O2 (oxygen)?

    Van KitchensVan Kitchens19 hours ago
  • Liquid magnesium into liquid oxygen? 😅

    Anthony WyseAnthony Wyse21 hour ago
  • Yall crazy

    Adam Samuel #MAGAAdam Samuel #MAGA23 hours ago
  • Mixing magic and science?

    Gaming Lodge YTGaming Lodge YTDay ago
  • I am a certificated aircraft technician.

    Samuel PierceSamuel PierceDay ago
  • Magnesium is used for aircraft tires because of its strength.

    Samuel PierceSamuel PierceDay ago
  • She isn't very bright is she? They just finished explaining that the magnesium turns to molten metal before it ignites and she is waving it around like it's a kids sparkler just asking for a blob to fly off and land on someone.

    KUTNA EleKUTNA EleDay ago
  • Im sure your neighbors love yall.i know i would..

    Stephanie ClarkStephanie ClarkDay ago
  • Magnesium shawings and something to help it oxidize....rust, sugar or my favourite KMnO4...cheap and quite lot of oxygen in it.

    JanicekTrneckaJanicekTrneckaDay ago
  • Can you make a flashbang grande with magnesium?

    Linus AllarudLinus AllarudDay ago
  • Please tell me where is the OTHER guy ? Pls

    Dreadnaught 717Dreadnaught 717Day ago
  • Experiment with heaviest liquid😧😵🙌🙅🐮

    all about RABBITSall about RABBITSDay ago
  • i want too really test the soil around that house

    abhilash herakalabhilash herakalDay ago
  • can you cast metal in dry ice?

    supakoopa 123supakoopa 123Day ago
  • wait so what if you drop it in a pool? would it just glow down there?

    Big DumplingBig DumplingDay ago
  • Water just makes it burst out everywhere.

    Trapster2Trapster2Day ago
  • Try putting out magnesium fire

    Shuean Ching NgShuean Ching NgDay ago
  • Why don't you guys explain WHY you shouldn't try to put out a metal fire with water?

    YouNutzYouNutzDay ago
  • That’s how the California fire starts

    KillerbordsKillerbordsDay ago
  • If its used in planes and its highly flammable so if a plane is on fire and...

    Chai LeeChai LeeDay ago
  • Can we melt soil??

    meow20meow20Day ago
  • Hey can you heat up a magnesiun rod until its glowing red and drop it on the floor? I'm sure callie will love the result.

    yiğit şimşekyiğit şimşekDay ago
  • You guys should do x against purple k and show what temperature fires it can put out

    john reinjohn reinDay ago
  • one of my dad's friends shot a magnesium engine head from a beetle and he and his friend went temperately blind

    shawn piantzshawn piantzDay ago
  • Its called a CLASS ABC fire extinguisher

    Cushing national weather serviceCushing national weather serviceDay ago
  • Can you smother the fire?

    Aureaux HurleyAureaux HurleyDay ago
  • Why do you keep giving her fire?!?!

    Joshua RJoshua RDay ago
  • Put molten magnesium in a pool

    Derek SanchezDerek SanchezDay ago
  • Why was the flame green for a bit?

    sansyboy TVsansyboy TVDay ago
  • We had some of that come in one year at a scrap yard i worked at years ago they were so long we couldnt store them we thought it was aluminum aswell and went to cut the pieces in half with a cutting torch we realized real quick we screwed up so we dumped a pile of spill clean up "kitty litter" on it and left it alone for a few hours lol

    Justin SmithJustin SmithDay ago
  • Can you put out a Metal fire with Liquid Nitrogen???

    Jackson HamiltonJackson HamiltonDay ago
  • Put magnesium in like a bucket of water or something

    Minecraft99 playsMinecraft99 playsDay ago
  • Do liquid oxygen and melted magnesium I think that would be awesome

    Waylon StewartWaylon StewartDay ago
  • 10:43 Nate!! ITS FINE! awkward. These two dont know how to act on camera

    Sharpie ClarkSharpie Clark2 days ago
  • Do an experiment with q bond

    Lee IrvineLee Irvine2 days ago
  • Microwave it

    Joshua GuestJoshua Guest2 days ago
  • I hope you don't have neighbors

    BookLoverBookLover2 days ago
  • Now ""magnesium sand"". Next:-making glass with magnesium sand.

    Science for#funScience for#fun2 days ago
  • "almost impossible to put out" *waves it around and it goes out : /

    Steve DoxseySteve Doxsey2 days ago
  • What if you put the burning magnesium into a bucket of water will it keep burning in the water

    Sizzling GrillSizzling Grill2 days ago
  • What happens when you overheat gallium?

    Jodi TurpinJodi Turpin2 days ago
  • Pleazz try desolving magnisum oxide in water make magnieum hydroxyde dont drink it but pout three drops on red paper should tern bleu

    chad kentychad kenty2 days ago
  • How it feels when you've just woken up and your light turns on

    Superman LolSuperman Lol2 days ago
  • I tell you what, seeing you get so excited over some burning metal got me excited and if that was the best day of your life then you need to come see me. I have a massive magnesium stockpile.

    CaveManCaveMan2 days ago
  • Callie is a pyro confirmed

    panggop jiopanggop jio2 days ago
  • Can you suffocate the magnesium with wet sand?

    Mattias MagnussonMattias Magnusson2 days ago
  • All that remodeling and they still haven't painted that black ceiling

    The DunlavysThe Dunlavys2 days ago
  • Put it out with NaCl

    CAN00192CAN001922 days ago
  • An idea for a survival pack would be a blowtorch and some magnesium so you can do a really bright sos fire

  • Can u use eclipse glasses on the magnesium and see through it

    four score and a savage agofour score and a savage ago2 days ago
  • That's why mags "rims" are no longer around they were way too dangerous

    frizzleandpopthesoggysockfrizzleandpopthesoggysock2 days ago
  • Take hot glue sticks and put them in a slow cooker, then try working with the melted glue! Then try other things with them (torch, liquid nitrogen)

    Madeline TimineyMadeline Timiney2 days ago
  • should have used a bucket of watter and completely submerged the magnesium would have looked awesome

    Justin McLoughlinJustin McLoughlin2 days ago

    Xx WolfeyTube xXXx WolfeyTube xX2 days ago
  • throw a piece of metal at the sky during a thunder storm

    Omero DiazOmero Diaz2 days ago
  • Can you put Molten Magnesium into Liquid Nitrogen. What happens? Will Magnesium ignite under the constraints of a vacuum?

    Tim McGeeTim McGee2 days ago
  • what happens if you fully submerge the magnesium fire in water?

    Patrick ConnellyPatrick Connelly2 days ago
  • She Is so annoying

    GaegeLemayGaegeLemay2 days ago
  • lets go to zoro gravity

    capai sejahteracapai sejahtera2 days ago
  • What happens if you mix magnesium powder and thermite? will it make it hotter/easier to start ?

    GuideBeauté JeuGuideBeauté Jeu2 days ago
  • Cause fire is bad

    nebraska rednecknebraska redneck2 days ago
  • Try adding a little O2

    Jeffery RightmireJeffery Rightmire2 days ago
  • Put magnesium in liquid oxygen

    Ange CarterAnge Carter2 days ago
  • Do you think you can cook some food with the liquid sunlight?

    Kitty KuranKitty Kuran2 days ago
  • Callie is a pyro confirmed

    Sasuke UchihaSasuke Uchiha3 days ago
  • What if you put kinetic sand in the microwave

    twi not to lighftwi not to lighf3 days ago
  • Liquid sunlight ThE gErMaNs ArE cOmInG

    KazK1205KazK12053 days ago
  • A teacher at my school burnt a whole magnesium rod and set of the fire alarm.

    Mr. ZimbelMr. Zimbel3 days ago
  • Magnesium is still used in helicopters for the military. And as a matter of fact in the Navy they are told to manually push off helicopters from the aircraft carriers because they burn hot enough to burn through the entire ship and sink it.

    Rocky ReyesRocky Reyes3 days ago
  • 8:08 it sounds like a lightsaber

    Ben BirkwoodBen Birkwood3 days ago
  • I love the new 'lab'!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Ben BirkwoodBen Birkwood3 days ago
  • What will happen if you freeze your sweat

    minecraft tipsminecraft tips3 days ago
  • Can you light magnesium with a Fresnel lens?

    Bobby WintersBobby Winters3 days ago
  • Cuz you could get blinded

    Abdullah MohammedAbdullah Mohammed3 days ago
  • Is it just me, or someone else doesn't like Calli as well?

    VixlierVixlier3 days ago
  • Make a firework with magnesium shavings in it.

    Gabe GamerGabe Gamer3 days ago
  • The girl is a pyromaniac, I love it

    FunnyArab69FunnyArab693 days ago
  • Is it evaporating the water so fast that the water can not get to it

    Richard GretherRichard Grether3 days ago
  • "You can't use water to put out a metal fire" *Uses more water*

    Pyro Gaming IncPyro Gaming Inc3 days ago
  • What happens if you mix magnesium powder and thermite? will it make it hotter/easier to start ?

    Koko YaKoko Ya3 days ago
  • Can you show us why White Phosphor is so bad?

    Ravonies RavenshirRavonies Ravenshir3 days ago
  • Science teacher : *ok class when you see the magnesium ribbon start to heat up look away or you will be blind* Me: ... ... ... **LOOKS** *sir... I can still see..why did you lie to me?*

    Gacha TurtlezGacha Turtlez3 days ago
  • Dunk magnesium in a water bucket when its on fire does it make a underwater fire?

    Mike vargaMike varga3 days ago
Why Magnesium Fires are SO DANGEROUS