SciTech Now: Episode 317

Local ski slopes need to make snow to survive but you need more than cold air and water to keep the mountains white.  SciTech Now takes a look at the atmospheric conditions needed to produce the best powder. Plus the science behind spicy foods.

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Posted on January 18, 2017

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Posted on August 29, 2017

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Posted on July 3, 2017

Enjoy some of the best segments we produced for SciTech Now, here at WPSU!

 

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