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BrainStuff

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

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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.

Why is dry ice dangerous?

May 11th, 2009

Episode 261 of 1068 episodes

Dry ice is different from regular ice because it's extremely cold and it emits carbon dioxide. Discover why the substance can be dangerous -- and safe ways to handle it -- in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

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