Silly Putty Eats Magnet

Silly Putty is a supercooled liquid (or amorphous solid, if you like), which means it has characteristics of a fluid. You can mix it with iron, as the video creator did below, and watch as the putty flows around the magnets, making it look like the magnet is being swallowed. Science!

 

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