Cold weather condensation

Thursday, February 18, 2021
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With temperatures in the double digits below zero last week, Ranger-Review employees decided to try a boiling water experiment to see if they could create their own “snow.” Turns out, it worked. Cups of boiling water thrown into the air turned into a big white cloud. The cloud was condensate, water that has quickly condensed into tiny droplets. Above, Michella Dey watches the water in her mug transform as it hits the freezing air. Elizabeth Kaiser photo