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BrainStuff

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Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Society & Culture, Technology

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Natural Sciences 6
Science & Medicine 17

Whether the topic is popcorn or particle physics, you can count on BrainStuff to explore -- and explain -- the everyday science in the world around us.

How Carbon Chains Work

August 27th, 2008

Episode 64 of 1070 episodes

Learn how the length of hydrocarbon atom chains have different properties, producing substances such as kerosene, methane and other forms of fossil fuel. Check out this HowStuffWorks podcast to learn more about fossil fuels.

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