Watch This Cotton Candy Rapidly Melt Into a Syrupy Puddle

Rebecca OConnell

YouTube has given the world many visual delights, including slow motion explosions, hydraulic press destruction, timelapse eruptions, and now, the incredibly satisfying experience of watching something melt into a puddle of goop. The well-named YouTube channel LMT (Let's Melt This) is dedicated to finding interesting objects—and melting them. Previously, they introduced a jawbreaker to a blowtorch, leaving a colorful puddle of sugar, and in their latest video, they put cotton candy under the flame. The fluffy candy takes no time to succumb to becoming a syrupy blue mess. They then follow up with a red piece that ultimately "resembled something from a horror movie," as they write in the video description. Cotton candy is known for quickly disintegrating (just ask this raccoon) so the entire process of melting two pieces takes under a minute. 

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