This Chemist Used Liquid Nitrogen Instead of Ice in ALS Bucket Challenge

By Omar Kardoudi on at

Moe Qureshi—a chemist at the University of Toronto—gave his ALS bucket challenge a shocking twist when he decided to use liquid nitrogen instead of ice. I would be terrified just by the thought of pouring liquid over my head at -196ºC, but Moe survived the challenge unscathed—thanks to science.