What Happens When You Squeeze an Orange Peel on A Balloon? Surprise!

Orange is one of the most popular fruit in the world, and people usually choose orange juice as one of the favorites. We all know that this fruit is good for our health, and in addition to vitamin C, citrus fruits also contain calcium, pottasium, vitamins A and B-complex and antioxidants. But, there are some facts about oranges that are not so well known, but are just amazing!

This video shows what happens when you squeeze an orange peel on a balloon. If you have wondered why the balloon popped out, the reason is very simple, but on the other hand incredible. The secret is in the essential oil that is present in orange peel – Limonene. If you want some scientific facts, this is liquid hydrocarbon which is commonly used in cleaning products. If you investigate a bit more, you will find out that can be quite flammable. So, next time you peel an orange, think about it!

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