a microwave recipe for MgO, video from LBNL. got to watch this reaction in real time - it was quite spectacular. let's just say that the last time i put metal in the microwave it didn't go as well.
via twitter. paper by Naoyuki Takahashi here: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1293255807001173
what's your favorite domestic microwave recipe?