Why can’t I put metal in the microwave?

by 1389 on September 19, 2014

in 1389 (blog admin), food and drink, tech tips

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Published on Sep 16, 2014 by SciShow
We know we’re not supposed to put metal in the microwave, but why? We don’t microwave silverware but what about Hot Pocket wrappers? They have metal on the inside. How does that work? Let Michael Aranda explain.

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Sources:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/32032/why-cant-you-put-metal-microwave
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u_yg5eKjA4U
http://engineering.mit.edu/ask/why-can%E2%80%99t-we-put-metal-objects-microwave
http://gizmodo.com/what-actually-happ…
http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2010/08/why-you-generally-shouldnt-put-metals-in-the-microwave/

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