Who invented the first paper towel?

Answer Arthur Scott, who worked for Scott Paper Company, invented the first paper towels by accident. After the factory accidentally made a batch of overly thick toilet paper, Scott perforated the rolls a... Read More »

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Paper Towel Experiments?

Paper towels are a pretty common item around the house, and you have several options for turning this everyday item into a fun and interesting science experiment. Paper towels are used primarily fo... Read More »

How to Make a Snowflake out of a Paper Towel?

Snowflakes are pretty, but when you live somewhere that rarely gets snow, a paper towel snowflake might be the next best thing. Here's how to make one.

How to Make a Damp Paper Towel?

For dusting or cleaning certain objects, one often wonders if the cleaning product in hand might damage the object you're going to clean. A "damp" paper towel, as opposed to dripping wet, is often ... Read More »

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