Water boils weirdly in space

Published on August 31st, 2011

We all know the saying, “A watched pot never boils”, but scientists figured it would make for an interesting experiment to compare how water boils in space and on earth.

The Boiling eXperiment Facility (BXF) may reveal new techniques for energy production and designs for cooling systems for space missions and dwellings here on Earth. Check out this video…we enjoyed the cool sound effects.