Viral Date: June 2006

Mentos and Diet Coke. Germans and Americans. Who knew it was such an explosive relationship? This video is about two minutes too long, but wow, what an amazing experiment in chemical awesomeness.

Also known as a Mentos eruption or Coke Geyser, this trick works best with the mint Mentos, as fruit-flavored Mentos have a smooth coating which slows the reaction.