Food - Delicious Science

Premieres May 17 on PBS

Food - Delicious Science is the scientific story of your next meal. Michael Mosley and James Wong celebrate the physics, chemistry and biology hidden inside every bite.

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Food - Delicious Science

Food on the Brain

Explore the effect of food the brain, one of the body's greediest organs.

55:10

Food on the Brain

55:10

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Clips 5

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Food - Delicious Science

Backward Smelling

James Wong visits France to take on one of the world’s stinkiest cheeses.

2:27

Backward Smelling

2:27

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Food - Delicious Science

Sneaky Strawberries

James Wong investigates the luscious strawberry and its effect on tastebuds.

2:16

Sneaky Strawberries

2:16

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Food - Delicious Science

The Maillard Reaction: The Science Of The Sizzle

Michael Mosley visits a traditional Italian feast to reveal what transforms meat.

3:10

The Maillard Reaction: The Science Of The Sizzle

3:10

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Food - Delicious Science

Rewarding The Brain

Michael Mosley enjoys his favorite guilty pleasure – an English cream tea.

2:21

Rewarding The Brain

2:21

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Previews 3

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Food - Delicious Science

Preview of A Matter of Taste

Explore how the marriage between chemistry and biology is the root of our love of food.

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Preview of A Matter of Taste

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Food - Delicious Science

Preview of Food on the Brain

In this episode, explore the effect of food the brain, one of the body's greediest organs.

0:30

Preview of Food on the Brain

0:30

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Food - Delicious Science

Series Trailer

Get the scientific story of your next meal. Premieres on PBS May 17, 2017.

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Series Trailer

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