Pop-up timers, mashed paper towels, rubber nipples, and stomach acid are no longer the big mysteries of Thanksgiving, because Diane Bunce, Ph.D., is here to explain them. And yes, she is a lab coat-wearing pilgrim.
The video was put together by the American Chemical Society and it's one of those rare clips that are both educational and amusing. Oh, Dr. Bunce, where have you been all my life and why weren't you there when I was dozing off in Chem class? [Technology Review via Make]