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BrainStuff

HowStuffWorks

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

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Natural Sciences 5
Science & Medicine 16

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 do CD-R discs work?

June 3rd, 2009

Episode 285 of 1069 episodes

Unlike a regular CD, a CD-R has a special dye layer that allows you to imprint data on it. Discover the mechanics of CD-R discs in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

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