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[io9[Scientists discover weird material that expands when poked

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Using a new method of observing microscopic changes in a material's behavior, scientists have spotted very cool properties in a water-methanol compound called methanol monohydrate. These crystals get smaller when warmed, but when you apply pressure to them (i.e., poke them), they expand outwards.
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No offense but my bubblegum does that too.... along with those toys where you squeeze them and the guts come out and then go back in...
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Wth?
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No offense but my bubblegum does that too.... along with those toys where you squeeze them and the guts come out and then go back in...


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I like the first comment on the site lol
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post #6 of 25
The real question is, does this substance stop growing, or grow without end?
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post #7 of 25
It's the blob.
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post #8 of 25
I thought you meant my belly. lol
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post #9 of 25

Some one set us up the pillsbury pop n fresh dough bomb.

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So if you poke Saturn's moons they blow up?

Call of Duty: Space Warfare 4 with expanding moon to impede enemies technology
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