Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Saturday July 04, 2015

The Awesome Physics In A Simple Sparkler

Who knew sparklers were this cool? I guess in this case "hot" would be the more accurate description.

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These sparks from the sparkler are HOT. I mean super hot. It depends on the kind of sparkler, but the temperature of these sparks can be anywhere from 1800آ°F to 3000آ°F (1000آ°C آ– 1600آ°C). How hot is that? Here are some temperatures of some other things you might have seen.