Why does salt make snails die?

Answer Because most of the snails body is water, when salt gets on a snail, all the water in the snail rushes to balance out the salt. Eventually the snail will then dehydrate and die.

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Can you make your own saltwater by just adding salt into your pool and if so how much salt and what type of salt should you use?

Answer No you will not have a salt water pool. yes you will have salt water but the actual electronic plates found in a genrator converts the salt in the water to chlorine to sanitize the pool wate... Read More »

Is sea salt any different from table salt, or is it better for your health to eat sea salt than regular salt?

Sea salt is considered by some to be a healthier alternative to table salt, since it lacks artificial chemicals used in processing. Despite the iodine content of seawater, however, sea salt typical... Read More »

How to Make Vegemite Snails?

Vegemite snails are ideal party snacks for kids and adults alike. Fantastically easy to make, they're tasty. And if you don't much fancy Vegemite, you can use other spreads instead.

Does salt make water cooler?

Salt does not make water colder; it lowers the freezing point of water. Salt does, however, make ice water colder. As the salt chemically interacts with the hydrogen bonds inside the ice, energy is... Read More »