Okay, just finished HBO’s Chernobyl and have fallen down the deep deep rabbit hole of trying to understand how nuclear reactors work, why water is needed, what a meltdown is and what happened at Chernobyl. I think I have ...
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Edit: Isn’t sand also made out of rocks and shells? How does that suddenly turn transparent as well? In: Chemistry
How come the clouds are white or grey. If clouds contain water which is clear/translucesnt, why are the clouds so clearly visible? In: Chemistry
what is it about alcohol that doesn’t mix well with certain medicines? In: Chemistry
Where do polyphenols stem from and what do they have to do with fruits and vegetables going rotten? In: Chemistry
What’s the difference between old batteries where people used to say you couldn’t charge or use too much and newer ones where people say they “maintain” their efficiency. In: Chemistry
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Shouldn’t it be around -245°C? In: Chemistry
Why do drugs so drastically affect one person versus another? One person can take a sip of alcohol once and be an alcoholic for life. One person can take OTC narcotics and have almost no effect, while another ...