Can a Magnifying Glass Destroy Ant-Man?

Since his debut in the MCU, Ant-Man has grown to be one of the most valuable Avengers, even playing a crucial role in Endgame. However, even with his extraordinary skillset and powers, could the pint-sized super hero be destroyed by a simple magnifying glass like his insect namesake? Kyle takes a closer look in this week's episode of Because Science! Learn More: SQUARE CUBE LAW: in new tab THE POWER OF A MAGNIFYING GLASS: in new tab SPECIFIC HEATS OF SOLIDS: in new tab PHYSICAL CONSTANTS FOR FORENSIC INVESTIGATORS: in new tab CONVEX LENS DIAGRAMS: in new tab WHY DON’T LENSES VIOLATE THERMODYNAMICS? in new tab FIRE FROM MOONLIGHT: in new tab