A candle that thaws itself out

The fun design folks at UK-based Mathmos are now shipping a Thaw Ice Candle Kit to anyone who wants to buy it, so they can light a candle and watch it melt its frozen exteriors slowly from the heat within. Beautiful stuff there.

Thaw candle (2)
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