B/Z reactions

B/Z is shorthand for a Belousov–Zhabotinsky reaction.

These produce interesting patterns when carried out in a Petri-dish.
We carried out some B/Z reactions in our Chemistry Club the other day.
Here are some .gif animations of our results.2013_11_21_BZ_01

2013_12_01_B_Z_03_odds_selection_020

2013_12_01_B_Z_05_selected_005

2013_12_01_B_Z_09_020

2013_12_01_B_Z_14_selection_015

What happens when a B/Z reaction is carried out in a beaker?

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