Redox Reactions

Resources

Browning apple

Why Do Apples Turn Brown After You Cut Them?

Has your fresh juicy apple turned an unsightly brown? Learn about the redox reaction behind the transformation.
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Why Do Apples Turn Brown After You Cut Them?

Platinum crystals

Catalytic Converters

Catalytic converters use noble metals as catalysts to speed up chemical reactions. This makes vehicle emissions less harmful.
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Catalytic Converters

Bacteria can be used to generate electricity

Microbial Fuel Cells

In a few decades, some of the electricity you use might be generated by bacteria.
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Microbial Fuel Cells

3.7 V lithium-ion battery

How does a lithium-Ion battery work?

Learn about the electrochemistry in the batteries that power many of the devices you use every day.
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How does a lithium-Ion battery work?

How can I stop bananas from turning brown?

How can I stop bananas from turning brown?

Explore the chemistry behind why bananas turn brown. Can chemistry also help prevent this?
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How can I stop bananas from turning brown?

How can you make popcorn kernels dance?

How can you make popcorn kernels dance?

Get your popcorn kernels dancing with this uplifting chemical reaction.
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How can you make popcorn kernels dance?

What happens when acids and bases mix?

What happens when acids and bases mix?

Learn about acid-base reactions. Make you own pH indicator and test it with different solutions.
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What happens when acids and bases mix?