Alcohol Makes Everything Better. Or Worse. – Just A Thought #14

By Brian Lemay 26 comments

I was thinking, You know I have a weird relationship with alcohol, but it’s John Voight Angelina Jolie weird, not Tom Cruise and every man woman and child weird, but I think everyone does, no matter what their drinking habits – these days I hardly drink at all because I’m usually too busy sitting in […]

What happens to our brains when we drink alcohol? | RMIT University

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So alcohol’s main affect (bubbles popping) on the brain happens at the cellular level. (bubbles popping) In fact it changes the way that nerve cells conduct and use electrical signals which makes thinking harder and reaction times slower. However there are parts of the brain that appear to be affected the most and first by […]

Who Invented Diet Soda?

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In order to make a diet soda (at least one people would popularly drink), a sugar substitute was needed. The first such artificial sweetener, saccharin, was discovered by accident. In the late 19th century, Constantin Fahlberg, after a long day working at the lab of the famed chemist Ira Remsen in Baltimore, Maryland, was at […]

This is What Happens to Soda in a Vacuum Chamber

By Brian Lemay 3 comments

Hey guys, I’m Nate welcome back to the workshop Today we are trying something out that hundreds of you have asked for down in the comments. We’re going to see what happens when we put soda in a vacuum chamber. We’re gonna try this bunch of different ways. We’re gonna put whole cans in the […]

Ask Dr. Goldbloom: Alcohol Dependence

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Hi I’m Dr. David Goldbloom Senior Medical Advisor at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and I’m with you today to talk about alcohol dependence. A substance use disorder where a person is physically or is psychologically dependent on drinking alcohol. Most people who drink alcohol think of themselves as moderate or social drinkers […]

Watercolor + Alcohol (Easy Cloud & Sky Techniques)

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VLOG- Day at the Winery

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Hey guys, it’s Kendra. So today is Saturday. He’s probably got a noisy because Kelsey and I are at the gas station She also needed to stop and get some gas, but we are on our way to a winery today I’m sorry, if I was looking up there’s hard night We’re on our way […]

How to Make Water Kefir – Fermented Home-brewed Soda – 3 Flavours

By Brian Lemay 39 comments

Hi friends, It’s Teenuja here and today I’m sharing the easy and fun process of making water kefir soda at home. If you’re wondering what is water kefir and why you would want to make this. Well, water kefir is a fermented beverage full of beneficial bacteria and probiotic to keep the gut healthy. It […]

Beverages at ED1R (N1RR)

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Drying Alcohol Using Magnesium and Molecular Sieves

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Warning: Alcohols and magnesium metal are highly flammable. Fire safety protocols must be in place. Greetings fellow nerds. In this video we’ll dry some organic solvents using magnesium metal and molecular sieves. Now before we must first explain what we mean by drying solvents. We don’t mean drying as in evaporating them. When chemists say […]