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Old August 14 2013, 12:00 AM   #99
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Re: MYTHBUSTERS 10th Anniversary Season

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(I do wonder about the "special sauce," although maybe I shouldn't ask. Jamie said it was basically hydrogen and oxygen, but... isn't that water?)
It was probably Hydrogen peroxide
Sounds about right, it did look like what large quantity of Piranha solution might do. I worked with it a couple of times in lab during my undergrad studies, really nasty and dangerous stuff because the reaction releases a lot of heat.
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