News Release 05-030
A Bubble Full of Sunshine
Temperatures inside bursting bubbles can be four times hotter than the Sun
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This sequence of photos shows the growth and implosive
collapse of a single bubble (blue) in sulfuric acid irradiated with high-intensity ultrasound. The images are shown in false color.
Credit: D. Flannigan and K. S. Suslick, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
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