Popcorn Physics

The popping sound made by popcorn has baffled scientists for decades, remaining one of nature’s major unsolved mysteries. But now French researchers say they have finally settled the question of why popcorn pops through a series of high-speed camera observations, sound recordings, and the theory of thermodynamics. Read more: http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-popcorn-science-20150210-story.html

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