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Posts tagged candle flame

March 8, 2006

 

candle_snuffer

Snuff

Why doesn't the flame just continue to burn underneath the bell, no matter how flat you crush it? The answer is air.

September 27, 2003

 

A woman blowing out her birthday candles and making a wish before enjoying the cake

A Candle Trick

Impress your friends with a cool candle trick: learn how to blow on a candle flame and make it come toward you rather than lean away or even go out.

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