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• Beer-Tapping Physics: Why Hitting A Bottle Makes A Foam Volcano

Beer-Tapping Physics: Why Hitting A Bottle Makes A Foam Volcano

Ah, the old beer-tapping prank: One strong hit on the top of an open beer bottle, and poof! Your IPA explodes into a brewski volcano. “In one second, most of your beer has really turned into foam,” says physicist of Carlos III University in Madrid. “You better have put the bottle into your mouth, because […]