What is inside a popcorn kernel?

Answer A popcorn kernel looks like a standard corn kernel, and like its sister breeds of corn, it is nothing more than seed. Unlike its sister corn breeds, it is slightly different inside and outside.Anat... Read More »

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How to Make a Popcorn Kernel Gun?

This is a cool popcorn gun that you run in rapid succession, something like a machine gun, and can have hours of fun with. It's quite simple to make.However it is quite dangerous if you are not car... Read More »

How high does a popcorn kernel pop?

A single popcorn kernel is capable of popping as high as three feet. It only takes a temperature of 347 degrees Fahrenheit to pop an average kernel of popcorn, any of which has the potential to pop... Read More »

Why does a popcorn kernel pop when it is heated?

Whether it comes from the concession stand, the microwave, the stove or an air popper, popcorn is one of America's favorite foods. It's amazing that such a light and fluffy snack comes from such h... Read More »

How much water does a popcorn kernel contain?

Popcorn is a grain that contains water. Each kernel contains about 13 1/2 to 14 percent water. The exact amount varies by kernel size. When popcorn is heated, the water inside the kernel turns to... Read More »