Why graphene hasn’t taken over the world…yet

Why graphene hasn’t taken over the world…yet

– [Cory] It may not look like it, but I’m creating one of the strongest and most versatile materials on Earth, graphene. You’ve probably heard buzz about it. Graphene made big waves back in 2004, and it’s knocked around science news ever since. – A global race for graphene. – You know, it’s not just […]

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Why do papers turn yellow? plus 9 more videos.. #aumsum

Why do papers turn yellow? plus 9 more videos.. #aumsum

Topic: Oxidation. Why do papers turn yellow? They really do. You don’t believe me? Alright. Then why don’t you spray some oxygen on the papers? See, I was correct. Do you know why this happens? This happens mainly because of oxidation. Oxidation is a chemical process in which a substance combines with oxygen. Now, paper […]

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Why Do Clothes Shrink in the Wash?

Why Do Clothes Shrink in the Wash?

Knowing the dos and don’ts of washing your clothes can be a difficult affair when looking at the tag, especially when it comes to shrinking. But what is it exactly about different materials that make some safe to wash at home and others dry-clean only? When you get down to it folks, this is a […]

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