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Under the hood: The chemistry of cars - Cynthia Chubbuck

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There are over one billion cars in the world right now, getting people from point A to point B. But cars aren’t just a mode of transportation; they also teach an excellent lesson in chemistry. Cynthia Chubbuck navigates the intricate chemistry performed in our car engines that keep them from getting too hot or too cold.

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Meet The Creators

  • Educator Cynthia Chubbuck
  • Director Jay Hasrajani
  • Editor Nathaniel Atcheson
  • Producer Tyler Sadler, Matthew Chadwick, Hend Baghdady, Steve Shin
  • Script Editor Alex Gendler
  • Narrator Michelle Snow

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