Why Does Asparagus Make Your Pee Smell?: Fascinating Food Trivia Explained with Science

Why Does Asparagus Make Your Pee Smell?: Fascinating Food Trivia Explained with Science

by Andy Brunning

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Overview

FOOD QUESTIONS ANSWERED WITH COLORFUL GRAPHICS AND FUN, EASY-TO-UNDERSTAND SCIENTIFIC EXPLANATIONS

Have you ever wondered...

• Why bacon smells so good?
• Why onions make you cry?
• If eating turkey makes you sleepy?
• If mixing drinks makes a hangover worse?
• How energy drinks work?
• Why chocolate is poisonous to dogs?
• Why coffee makes you more wired than tea?
• Why cilantro tastes soapy to some?


The answers to these baffling questions and more are revealed in this friendly, informative collection of trivia. Not a scientist? No problem. This book’s colorful graphics and easy-to-understand explanations make these food facts fun for everyone.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781612435510
Publisher: Ulysses Press
Publication date: 05/10/2016
Series: Fascinating Bathroom Readers
Pages: 128
Sales rank: 782,702
Product dimensions: (w) x (h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Andy Brunning is a graduate chemist and school teacher with a true passion for making chemistry exciting and interesting. He created the hit Compound Interest blog, examining the chemical reactions we come across on a day-to-day basis. Check out the blog at compoundchem.com, tweet Compound Interest @compoundchem. Brunning lives in Bournemouth, U.K.

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