Why Death by Lava Is Much Worse Than in the Movies

SURPRISE BECAUSE SCIENCE CHANNEL! Subscribe now and click the shiny notifications bell so you don’t miss out on all things science and pop culture. in new tab You’ve seen the Terminator die in molten steel and Gollum die in the fires of Mount Doom, but is it really that accurate? Kyle shows you the fiery truth in this week’s Because Science! Subscribe for more Because Science: in new tab Watch the last episode: in new tab More science: in new tab Watch more Because Science: in new tab Follow Kyle Hill: in new tab Follow Us: in new tab Because Science every Thursday morning. Learn more: • LAVA FLOW HAZARDS: in new tab • DEATH BY LAVA: in new tab • MAN LEAPS INTO STEEL VAT: in new tab • HOW QUICKLY WOULD LAVA KILL YOU? in new tab • DENSITY OF LAVA: in new tab • DENSITY OF MOLTEN STEEL: in new tab • DENSITY OF GOLD: in new tab