Scientists Produce Rigorous Study of Why Grapes Spark in the Microwave

by Ryan F. Mandelbaum A paper published Monday in a well-known science journal begins with the following sentence: “It is a truth universally acknowledged that a pair of grape hemispheres exposed to intense microwave radiation will spark, igniting a plasma.” A universally acknowledged truth indeed… but what causes this microwave marvel? If you’re not familiar,Continue reading “Scientists Produce Rigorous Study of Why Grapes Spark in the Microwave”