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Glowing Gatorade Trick

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This is a cool trick I discovered while playing with a book light and a bottle of Gatorade.
 
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Step 1: Materials

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What's Needed:
Small bottle of Lemon-Lime Gatorade
One bulb LED booklight or flashlight

Step 2: Remove

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Take the lid and label off the bottle.

Step 3: Let There Be Light!

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Turn on the light.

Step 4: Light It Up!

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Hold the light in the neck of the bottle.

Step 5: Also

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It also works with small flashlights, just not as well. I haven't tried it with different liquids, flavors, size of the bottles, or different lights; so please experiment with these variables and let me know the results.
Please leave a comment. 
why didn't you put this in the make it glow contest?
AndyGadget1 year ago
 
Just a thought - Try illuminating it with an ultra-violet LED.  One of those little keyring bank-note testers would do.
Mythbuster Kid (author)  AndyGadget1 year ago
I'll try that. Thanks for the idea.
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