HowStuffWorks Show: Episode 9: Salting the Roads
Each year, over 15 million tons of salt is dumped onto roads in the United States to keep water from freezing over on the streets. Learn more about how salt helps save the lives of motorists on Discovery Channel's "HowStuffWorks" show.
Factory Made: Popcorn Poppers
Popcorn is one of the top five snack foods in the United States. Find out how your favorite snack is freshly prepared each time you visit your local movie theater.
HowStuffWorks Show: Episode 12: Recycling Steel
It's easy to take steel for granted. Fortunately, this material is very recyclable, and most of the steel we use today has already been recycled at least three times. Learn more on Discovery Channel's "HowStuffWorks" show.
How It's Made: Bacon
Bacon's popularity goes back centuries to the days when people cured and smoked meats in their homes. Today it's a factory process, as you'll see in this video from The Science Channel's "How It's Made."
How It's Made: Brushes
Cleaning brushes in North America date back to the 1830s. Today we have many different bristle materials, both natural and synthetic. Discover how brushes are made in this video from The Science Channel's "How It's Made."
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