The Science of Fireworks

Science Interpreter Brittany is putting the 'spark' is this #sparkofscience video and teaching us all about fireworks! Don't try this at home.

You will find out that the three ingredients needed for a combusion reaction are heat, fuel, and an oxidizer. In fireworks, different metal salts are added to the combustion reaction to create the different colors you see in the sky.  

Related Topics: chemistry, combustion, fireworks