Sodium explosions – Science project – Chemistry

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Sodium exploding on contact with water You really shouldn't experiment with sodium at home, because it blows up. When sodium touches water, it mixes with the water so that two atoms of sodium and two moleculesof water (hydrogen and oxygen) make two molecules of acid (sodium hydroxide) and one molecule of hydrogen. Then [...]