Art of Sublimation

Dry ice is the solid form of carbon dioxide. Unlike frozen water, dry ice does not melt into a liquid but instead it dissipates into gaseous carbon dioxide – this process is called sublimation. The series of pictures below was taken one afternoon in the laboratories of the Department of Medicinal Chemistry at the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Copenhagen –  my place of work.

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~ by lsaaby on May 6, 2010.

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