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Posts tagged popcorn

April 24, 2017

 

Yum! Check out that nutritious snack!

Popcorn Makes A Perfect, Healthy Snack

No salt, no butter, air popped popcorn is one of the most nutritious foods you can eat.

December 13, 2011

 

Why Salt Makes You Thirsty

Why does eating salty popcorn or baked ham make you thirsty, sometimes a few hours after you've eaten it?

May 27, 2011

 

Healthy Snacking Dos And Don’ts

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.

July 22, 2009

 

Why Popcorn Pops And Other Grains Don’t

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.

February 25, 2008

 

Popcorn Lung

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.

February 20, 2007

 

The Birth of the Microwave

Back before the time of microwave dinners, a self-taught engineer experimented with magnetrons and candy bars.

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