Thursday, January 9, 2014

What happens to an egg in microwave ?

In this blog we are going to share something new which we did this weekend while doing a physics assignment in thermodynamics for a student from Sydney. The topic dealt in writing a report on laws of thermodynamic taking examples from day to day life. Along with giving other examples we thought of giving a real time example after experimenting it in our office in Queensland. Egg is one of the best examples which is an exception to the fact that on applying heat, solids changes liquid and on taking out heat (i.e. cooling) converts liquids into solids. On a contrary an egg solidifies when heat is applied to it. While writing on the same one of our Physics expert, Ryan raised an question saying “What will happen if we put the egg in a microwave? ” and we all in the office burst into laughter for his inquisitiveness but since as an Expert Assignment Help culture we never say no to experiments, we thought of trying it out. You can look at the pictures below and you will understand what happened….We kept the kept in a bone china glass (make sure the bone china glass is microwavable) and kept it for 30 seconds. The microwave makes a little big of shivering sound because of the egg moving a little bit. When we took it out after 30 seconds we could not see any difference  so we kept it inside the microwave for 1 more minute. After 40 seconds we heard a blast inside the microwave and we all were taken aback by the sound. When we opened the microwave we found that the egg has turned into pieces and the all microwave was smelly and dirty. But the exciting part was the yellow and white of the egg were cooked properly and where worth eating. So the conclusion is an egg can be cooked just by keeping inside a microwave but you must keep it to approximately 1 minute and not more.

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Here are the pics of “Egg in microwave” experiment.


Fresh egg kept in glass








Egg after 30 seconds in microwave







Debris of egg in microwave








Egg after one and hour minutes bursts








Egg white in microwave








6. White and yellow of an egg in microwave

What happens to an egg in microwave ?