Open in the curiosity app
Share the knowledge!

Why Is Dry Ice Dangerous?

Key Facts In This Video

  1. Dry ice is at about negative 109 degrees Fahrenheit. 00:17

  2. Dry ice sublimates, which means it goes from a solid to a gas, skipping over the liquid state. 01:09

  3. The air we breathe has about 78% nitrogen in it. 01:24

Excited for today's eclipse? Visit our Eclipse 2017 page to explore the science, history, and myths of the event. The Curiosity team will be viewing the eclipse alongside NASA in Carbondale, Illinois. Follow us on Facebook for live videos, trivia, and interviews today!

Advertisement

If you liked this you'll love our podcast! Check it out on iTunes, Stitcher, Google Play Music, SoundCloud, search 'curiosity' on your favorite podcast app or add the RSS Feed URL.

Explore Related Subjects
Chess
Drinking
Monarchy
Parasites