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Interactive video lesson plan for: CO2 Extinguisher - Sick Science! #170

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See the science behind this experiment at: http://www.stevespanglerscience.com/lab/experiments/co2-extinguisher

Carbon dioxide is a gas that we interact with every day. For instance, CO2 enables plants to perform photosynthesis, you exhale CO2 when you breathe, and CO2 can extinguish fire. You probably knew all those facts, but did you know that you can get really science-y and extremely creative when putting out flames with CO2? It's as simple as pouring the gas onto fire. Pouring? You better believe it!

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