How to Get Rid of Plaque in a Pot for Boiling Water?

Answer The unsightly plaque that builds up inside a pot used for boiling water comes from mineral deposits and limescale. Hard water leaves this residue behind and, although it's barely noticeable at firs... Read More »

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Why does boiling milk overflow but boiling water does not?

Probably due to the fat molecules in milk. The fat separates from the thinner, watery liquid and as the water in the milk boils the steam rises and this milk fat layer moves up. You can prevent th... Read More »

Can boiling water melt skin?

Exposure to 212F water will not "melt" skin, but can easily cause 2nd degree burns and, if the exposuire is continued, even more damage.

Experiments on the Density of Boiling Water?

It's a fact: Boiling water is less dense than liquid water. The low density of boiling water actually affects the way it interacts with other materials. You can do science experiments to demonstrat... Read More »

I spilled boiling water on myself?

DO NOT PUT IT UNDER COLD WATER. if you put it under luke warm water its better for soothing the burn,next take some baby rash cream(like for but burns for infants) and put it over your burn, it soo... Read More »