We have all had questions that we never thought could be answered. After all, some things are so specific they don’t even have a Wikipedia page. To help solve some of our most profound unanswered questions, people from all over the world have been sharing pictures that will stop us from wondering what would happen if…
This Is What Happens When You Try To Photocopy Money .
As it turns out, modern copy machines and scanners will not copy money – some might even shut down entirely if you try. These machines can detect currency notes and refuse to copy them. This happens not only with dollar bills but with other currencies as well.
This Is What Happens If You Microwave A CD .
Don’t try this at home, kids. While this CD looks stunning, putting a compact disk in the microwave is unsafe. By destructing the disk’s reflective metallic layer in the electrical appliance, you could potentially damage your microwave and release toxic gasses.
This Is What Happens When You Leave A Highlighter On Paper Overnight .
Every student has wondered what would happen if they left their highlighter on a piece of paper until the ink ran out. While most of us decided that finding out wasn’t worth the effort or wasting a perfect highlighter, someone out there took matters into their own hands and performed a little scientific experiment.
This Is What Happens When A Canadian Dollar Bill Catches On Fire .
Canada has been trading its paper currency for polymer bills for the past few years. This change has many reasons, including that plastic bills are technically waterproof and heatproof. The Bank of Canada claims this type of currency can survive high temperatures up to 284° F – although fire can reach up to 3000° Fahrenheit.
This Is What Happens To An Apple Orchard After A Hurricane And Some Flooding .
This is stunning! After so many natural misfortunes, this apple orchard looked like a masterpiece. We can imagine an artist standing in front of this place, painting it on a canvas. It looks so beautiful in real life that we can only assume it would look even more breathtaking in an oil painting…
This Is What Happens When You Put A Corn Cob In The Microwave.
Who knew? Some types of corn cobs will pop when put in the microwave. But unfortunately, sweet corn isn’t one of these varieties. It turns out that the shell around the kernels of sweet corn is not sturdy enough to pop like popcorn.