What makes soft drinks fizz?

Answer A process called carbonation gives soft drinks their festive "fizz" when opened. Tiny carbon dioxide bubbles, trapped in the liquid under high pressure, rise quickly to the surface when the contain... Read More »

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Why do sugar free drinks have more fizz than drinks full of sugar?

All carbonated beverages contain carbon dioxide that, at certain temperatures, converts from a gas to a liquid. Carbon dioxide is a gas that gives all soft drinks their fizz. A sugar-free carbonate... Read More »

What acid makes Coke fizz?

In the process of manufacturing soda, carbon dioxide gas molecules are forced into the bottle or can. The gas dissolves in the soda, with as much as 1,200 pounds per square inch of pressure, formin... Read More »

What is in Mentos that makes soda fizz up?

The three contributing factors to an explosive reaction between the Mentos candy and diet soda are the rough texture of the candy, gum arabic in the candy and the aspartame sweetener in diet cola. ... Read More »