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How Its Made, Science, Video

How A Microwave Oven Works

How A Microwave Oven Works Bill details how a microwave oven heats food. He describes how the microwave vacuum tube, called a magnetron, generates radio frequencies that cause the water in food to rotate back and forth. He shows the standing wave inside the oven, and notes how you can measure the wavelength with melted […]

How Its Made, Recipe, Video

How Tabasco Sauce Is Made

How Tabasco Sauce Is Made Tabasco’s factory on Avery Island, Louisiana has been making the same hot sauce recipe since 1868. The pepper seeds for the sauce are made on Avery Island, then they’re shipped to farms in Latin America to ripen into chilis. The farmed seeds are then shipped back to LI to sit […]