Skip to Content

Traditional Geocache

Dihydrogen Monoxide

A cache by joker3300 Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 10/27/2009
In Iowa, United States
2 out of 5
2.5 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

Join now to view geocache location details. It's free!


How Geocaching Works

Please note Use of services is subject to the terms and conditions in our disclaimer.

Geocache Description:

Just a little information about Dihydrogen Monoxide (DHMO)

DMHO is a colorless and odorless chemical compound, The components of which are found in a number of caustic, explosive and poisonous compounds such as Sulfuric Acid, Nitroglycerine and Ethyl Alcohol.
Each year, Dihydrogen Monoxide is a known causative component in many thousands of deaths and is a major contributor to millions upon millions of dollars in damage to property and the environment.

Some of the known perils of Dihydrogen Monoxide are:

* Death due to accidental inhalation of DHMO, even in small quantities.
* Prolonged exposure to solid DHMO causes severe tissue damage.
* Excessive ingestion has been linked to conditions of excessive sweating and urination.
* For those addicted to DHMO getting DHMO out of their systems always results in death.
* DHMO is a major component of acid rain.
* Gaseous DHMO can cause severe burns.
* Contributes to soil erosion.
* Leads to corrosion and oxidation of many metals.
* Contamination of electrical systems often causes short-circuits.
* Exposure decreases effectiveness of automobile brakes.
* Found in biopsies of pre-cancerous tumors and lesions.
* Often associated with killer cyclones in the U.S. Midwest and elsewhere.
* Researchers have confirmed that DMHO was mainly responsible for the strength of Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
* Thermal variations in DHMO are a suspected contributor to the El Nino weather effect.
* Has been found in excised tumors of terminal cancer patients.
* It existence has been confirmed in nearly every Elementary school in the country.

You are looking for a container of this deadly chemical. Good luck, have fun and be safe!

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Or pnershy nobhg jung lbh PVGB.

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



106 Logged Visits

Found it 88     Didn't find it 6     Write note 6     Needs Archived 1     Publish Listing 1     Needs Maintenance 1     Owner Maintenance 3     

View Logbook | View the Image Gallery of 2 images

**Warning! Spoilers may be included in the descriptions or links.

Current Time:
Last Updated: on 1/31/2017 6:28:08 AM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (2:28 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

Return to the Top of the Page