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November 1, 2013

 

Assorted chocolate candies on display

The Secret of M&Ms

Candy coated chocolates are made through an intensive tumble-dry process.

November 26, 2012

 

pretzels close up with salt

Which Makes You Thirstier, Salt Or Sugar?

Chow down salty chips or pretzels, and soon you'll be guzzling your favorite drink. But snacking on sugary foods makes you thirsty, too.

December 28, 2011

 

water drop

Is It True That People Used To Drink Water Laced With Radium?

It may seem incredible that people once willingly ingested radium.

December 17, 2010

 

Barrels of taffy in different colors

What Is The Boiling Point For Candy?

Changing the temperature and amount of water will change the type of candy being made.

November 18, 2010

 

Bins of assorted sugary candy

Top 5 Candy Myths

Do Equal packets cause cancer? Are green M&Ms an aphrodisiac? Learn the truth behind candy!

February 23, 2009

 

Assorted candy pile

Sweet Tooth

Every time you eat sugar, in-mouth bacteria feed on the carbs and produce acid that harms the teeth.

August 29, 2007

 

Different colored M&Ms

The Secret of M&Ms

Have you ever wondered how candy companies get chocolate to evenly coat things like raisins and milk balls? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

July 3, 2007

 

Tropical fruit stand

Where “Yum” Comes From

Our love of sweetness is written directly into our genes. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

January 13, 2005

 

Fat TV

Is TV having dangerous affects on the lives of young Americans? Find out on this Moment of Science.

March 19, 2004

 

Good News: Hot Chocolate Is Good for Your Heart!

Good news: Hot chocolate is good for your heart! Learn about all the beverages that help prevent cancer and heart disease, on this Moment of Science.

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