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GITD Peanut butter!

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I've known for a while now that peanuts fluoresce under 405nm light, but today I noticed something odd when I was shining my bluray at a jar of peanut butter...

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It seems to actually retain a charge and glow!

I'm guessing peanuts are high in phosphorous or something...
 

yobresal

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Awesome!........*going to check the fridge for peanut butter*.....It doesn't last very long but it makes the dot look nice and white.
 
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My wife got a good giggle outta this one  :) Even at 160mW, the effects are slight, but it works ;D
Ive also notice the stucco on my ceiling does this (a brief glow) as does an older T.V with a CRT.
My in-laws have a nice stone tile floor, which also glows for a moment after exposure.

The list of things to hit with 405 seems to be endless :eek:
 

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CRT tv's are great to check the beam profile when unfocussed a bit, though my scope screen lighs up even better (albeit green with long afterglow).
 

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I just noticed I have a half eaten energy bar on my desk.Sure enough, the peanuts inside it to this, cool!! ;D
 




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