Did you ever wonder what happens to stuff when you jam it in the microwave? We took it upon ourselves to spend hours putting different stuff in the microwave and seeing what happened. Here's what we saw:

 

Remember, we did this with a very very old microwave on its last leg. Don't do this with your regular microwave. You could ruin it besides ruining the stuff you put inside!!

 

 
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