Science is filled with stories; some of them beautiful and some of them are gross. This week’s picks from PBS Digital Studios’ ‘Gross Science‘ explore the side of science that you don’t hear in science class!
What Lives In Cheese? – Gross Science
Yes, we know you love cheese but what makes it so delicious? It’s the bacteria, fungi, mites and maggots living in it, of course! So think twice next time you order that plate of ravioli.
Beer Made From Insects: A Gross Vlog – Gross Science
Did you know your favorite beer is actually made from insects? Scientists are making beer out of yeasts that live on bugs. Yup, you read that correctly.
You Have Mites Living On Your Face – Gross Science
Scratch everything your dermatologist told you about cleansing your face because, right now, there are tiny mites eating, laying eggs, dying and leaking feces on your face.