Food waste is a major problem around the globe, so we can’t support the practice of pouring burning metal over various foodstuffs as a daily activity. But there’s something undeniably mesmerizing about seeing how fast food—which often seems impenetrable to the forces of nature—reacts to molten copper.

After trying their fiery-inferno experiment on a Big Mac, the pyros over at TITO4RE are back at it again, this time going buck wild on a serving of Mickey D’s fries. Watch the clip above to see what happens—honestly, the result looks like it could hang in the MoMA next to a Jeff Koons sculpture.

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