Fermentation of Yeast & Sugar - The Sci Guys: Science at Home

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Welcome to science at home in this experiment we are exploring the fermentation between yeast and sugar. Yeast uses sugar as energy and releases carbon dioxide and ethanol as waste. Yeast and fermentation have been used for thousands of years when making bread. At the end of this episode you will be able to demonstrate fermentation, explain why yeast and fermentation make a balloon grow and explain the chemical reaction that occurs during fermentation. Help support us to do more experiments by becoming a patron on patreon: http://www.patreon.com/thesciguys Equipment and Ingredients: Water Yeast Sugar Balloons Bottles Lab Coat or Apron Gloves Goggles Previous Episode: Leidenfrost Effect: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sgk4sY9Xn1U&index=3&list=PL7VnnL-CJ-z5fZDvjxy7TATkITyw32erX Next Episode: Copper Plating: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T3qhqTVssoo&index=6&list=PL7VnnL-CJ-z5fZDvjxy7TATkITyw32erX Check out our website for more experiments, written explanations of the steps and the material list. http://www.thesciguys.ca If you enjoyed the video remember to subscribe, comment and like us to show us you care. Remember to like us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/thesciguys Follow us on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/thesciguys

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