this will always be one of my favourite videos on the internet
“Remember what I told you outside the orphanage? Gotham has two sides, good and bad. Pick one, before it picks you. Guess what I picked? Haha! Can you-“
“I remember who you used to be, before you became this psychopath.”
“Ha! Who I used to be? People like me cling on to madness, and madness clings right back. We’re made for each other. Back then I wore a mask, like you do now! This however is my true face. Do you like my true face, little brother?” (X)
Can someone from the sciencey side of tumblr please explain this ?
This is called shape memory. It’s made from an alloy of titanium and nickel (I believe it’s called nitinol). It has the ability to “remember” the shape it’s taken.
When cold you can bend it whatever which way, but once you heat it (or in this case put it in what I presume is hot water) it will take the original shape.
That’s the kind of wire they put when you get braces, that’s how it straightens your teeth.
Audrey Hepburn, Mel Ferrer and baby Sean in 1961.