Fulgurite making by AR and BW

When a meteorite or lightening strikes a high silica based rock (ie: sand), it creates a form of glass, fulgurite.  When AR and BW discovered that this could happen, they thought that they could make it themselves.  Here is their work.

All we need is heat and pressure.

Did it work?

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