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The Mentos Geyser Tube

 - Mar 24, 2007   Updated: Mar 31 2011
References: firebox & redferret.net
Ready to recreate the famous (or infamous) Extreme Mentos and Diet Coke experiment? Then get your hands on the Mentos Geyser Tube, load it up with Diet Coke and Mentos, pull the pin and take cover! You are about to witness a powerful geyser that shoots up to 30 feet!

Implications - Products like this are not purely about function or efficiency, but in this modern age, sometimes a sense of fun and entertainment is just as (and indeed sometimes more) important. Companies that appeal to this adventurous side of their consumer's interests need to accept the temptation to explore quirky ideas as they can sometimes be the most lucrative ones of all.