Fun with crystals

Very sugary water + skewers + time + iStopMotion = Time lapse video of rock candy formation:



Homemade rock candy – timelapse from David Oranchak on Vimeo.

(vimeo link)

This is about four days of crystal growth. Not massive, but cut us some slack – this was our first attempt! 🙂

4 responses to “Fun with crystals

  1. Delayed reaction, but NEAT! No slack needed to be cut at all.

  2. I need to refine my techniques so I can eventually build me one of these:

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