Why does eating salty popcorn or baked ham make you thirsty, sometimes a few hours after you've eaten it?
We are a nation of snackers. It can be difficult to resist that piece of candy or that soda. However, there is a way to snack healthy.
If the water inside a piece of popcorn is what makes it pop, why don't other grains pop as well? Find out on this Moment of Science.
Have you heard of popcorn worker lung? Over the past few decades, several workers at popcorn plants developed a lung disease that permanently scars the airway.
Back before the time of microwave dinners, a self-taught engineer experimented with magnetrons and candy bars.