Stained your shirt but don’t have time for a spin cycle? Your first impulse is probably to whip out your phone and start Googling. But how reliable are the quick stain removal tips you come across? This week on Reactions, we try out a bunch of those tips and consider the chemistry behind why some are more effective than others.
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Producer: Andrew Sobey
Writer: Samantha Jones, PhD
Peter J. Hauser, Ph.D.
Karen Leonas, Ph.D.
Mary Johnson, M.S.
Brianne Raccor, Ph.D.
Michelle Boucher, Ph.D.
Executive Producer: George Zaidan
The Little Pedant — Adam Saunders, Mark Stephen Cousins
Hurry Up — Julien Renaud Vega
Happy Go Lively — Syd Dale
Ever wonder why dogs sniff each others’ butts? Or how Adderall works? Or whether it’s OK to pee in the pool? We’ve got you covered: Reactions a web series about the chemistry that surrounds you every day.
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