Greetings fellow nerds. Four years ago in 2012 i demonstrated blue triboluminescent or smash glow crystals. If you haven’t seen that video click here or in the video description. Now a quick recap, triboluminescence is the emission of light when something is ground, fractured or otherwise smashed. This triphenylphosphinebis(pyridine)thiocyanato copper(I) exhibits very nice blue triboluminescence.
[Captions by Y Translator] Glow sticks have two chemicals in them, and when you combine them, they start putting off some good light. Today, we’re going to see if we can activate that in a slightly different way. [Music] In the past, we’ve done a few pretty fun experiments with glow sticks, and we’re back