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Match Burning In Slow Motion Video Is Cool But Also A Bit Gross

21/01/2014 08:40 GMT | Updated 25/01/2014 21:01 GMT

What does shooting an AK-47 underwater, a snow flake and a slinky have in common?

They all look loads cooler in slow-motion - and now to the list you can add lighting a match.

The video above shows the process shot at a whopping 4,000 frames per second.

Actually, on second viewing does it look cool or like some hideous exploding scab?