The Strange Science of Perspiration
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 1086 , Segment 1
Episode: The Strange Science of Perspiration
- Jul 13, 2021 7:00 pm
- 29:00 mins
From the multibillion-dollar industry for deodorants and antiperspirants to dating events where people sniff sweat in search of love, sweat pervades all aspects of our lives. However, while sweat can be annoying, this temperature control strategy is one of humanity's most powerful biological traits. Guest: Sarah Everts author of "The Joy of Sweat: The Strange Science of Perspiration"