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How to Make Hydrogen Gas at Home

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Water consists of hydrogen and oxygen atoms, which can be separated from each other to produce gases.

Water consists of hydrogen and oxygen atoms, which can be separated from each other to produce gases.

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Hydrogen is one of the easiest gases to prepare. You can do it at home, using water! The easiest method uses electricity from a battery to split water, H2O, to release hydrogen gas, H2. This electrolysis method can be improved several ways, plus there are several other reactions that produce hydrogen... Learn how

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