WARNING! This experiment is dangerous! You should NOT perform this at home. ONLY carry out this experiment, if you are a trained chemist, and you understand local safety and legal requirements, which are required to perform such experiments
- Install an evaporating basin with the pieces of lithium to the big beaker. Set the beaker behind the protective screens.
- Put some potassium superoxide into the basin and mix it with lithium.
- Add a drop of water into the mixture. Use a syringe with a long cannula, because there is a risk of fire and sprinkles.