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3 Egg-cellently Weird Science Experiments

This week Reactions is walking you through the chemistry behind protein denaturing, making an egg bounce, and creating your own green eggs (minus the ham–that’s all on you). 0:24 – “Cook” an Egg without Heat 1:53 – Make an Egg Bounce 2:48 – Green Eggs and Ham Today we’re coming at you with three kitchen […]

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Interactive Colors in Milk — Chemistry for Kids

Watch what happens when you put a drop of dish detergent into a plate layered with milk and food coloring! James Kessler explains the chemistry that causes this tie-dye-like reaction and gives a demonstration for kids to follow along with at home. Try the experiment at home! http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/whatischemistry/adventures-in-chemistry/experiments/colors-move.html Subscribe! http://bit.ly/AmerChemSOc Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/ChemMatters Twitter! https://twitter.com/ACSChemMatters For […]

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How to make cotton candy – Bytesize Science

So what is cotton candy? Watch as University of Wisconsin-Madison Professor of Food Engineering Richard Hartel explains how to spin piping-hot melted sugar into tasty threads, eventually cooling off and forming cotton candy. source

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What Happens to Your Body When You Die?

Subscribe! http://bit.ly/ACSReactions It’s a spooky question, but it doesn’t have to be: what happens to your body when you die? Even after you depart, there’s a lot of chemistry that still goes on inside you. We teamed up with mortician and author Caitlin Doughty (@thegooddeath) to demystify death and talk about what happens postmortem. Check […]

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Chemistry Life Hacks (Vol. 1)

This week Reactions is bringing you some chemistry life hacks! Science can help you cure bitter coffee, ripen your bananas quickly, breathe life back into stale cookies, and remove rust from cast iron. 0:16 – Cure bitter coffee 0:54 – Ripen your bananas overnight 1:30 – Bring life back into stale cookies 2:03 – Remove […]

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Awesome Chemistry Life Hacks (Vol. 3)

This week Reactions is back with another episode of chemistry life hacks! Science will help you chill beverages quickly, get rid of fruit flies, cook the perfect burger and clean your sponge. 0:15 – Chill beverages quick 1:02 – Get rid of fruit flies 1:46 – Cook the perfect burger 2:39 – Clean your sponge […]

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