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Sweet Science: Candy! (Webcast)
Date: April 19, 2003
Running Time: 0:54:40
Join the Live@ Exploratorium Webcast crew as we investigate the sugary world of candy. In our studio, Exploratorium chef Michael Rothberg turns the heat up on sugar to show us the different stages of caramelization, making a simple caramel sauce and pralines in the process. Join a tour of the ... More »
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Sweet Science: Candy! (Webcast)
4/19/2003   
Join the Live@ Exploratorium Webcast crew as we investigate the sugary world of candy. In our st ...
 
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Moldy Science: Cheese (Webcast)
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Sparkling Science: Champagne (Webcast)
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Learn how sparkling wine is made, what makes it different from still wine, and where all those ...