A photo of two droplets sitting on a surface, one larger and one smaller. They are backlit so they appear as shaded outlines. Between the droplets, a wisp of evaporating liquid can be seen

Triple Leidenfrost effect found in bouncing droplet pairs

2021-11-30T09:30:00+00:00By

Droplets of different liquids placed on a hot surface perform a bouncy dance before merging – sometimes with explosive results