Did you do some laundry this weekend? Maybe left the clothes in the dryer a little too long once the dryer was finished? It can be so frustrating when you take that shirt out of the dryer and it is all wrinkly. Of course there is science that causes this to happen. Yes, you have hydrogen bonds to thank for this. Watch the full Science Sunday segment below to learn more about this.
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Aoife Ryle is a STEM Educator at the Connecticut Science Center. In addition to working with school groups, she works with our Teen Program, Overnights department, and shoots weekly science segments for WFSB. She has a degree in Bioengineering from the University of Maine and has a personal interest in the life sciences and engineering which makes bioengineering a perfect crossover.
Mark Dixon is a meteorologist on WFSB Channel 3 Eyewitness News and a host of the weekly Science Sunday segments with the Connecticut Science Center. He has been nominated for several Emmy awards for weather anchoring and has won awards from the Connecticut Associated Press Broadcaster’s Association and the American Meteorological society.