One man eats the world's hottest pepper. The rest of the world watches, and winces
By John PavlusPosted 03.13.2009 at 11:56 am 4 Comments
We've all been there: you bite into a hot pepper and then instantly regret it, clawing in vain at your tongue in the restaurant men's room. (Wait, that was just me.) Ever wonder just what, chemically and physiologically, is going on during that agony? The latest Science of Youtube episode lets you get all the fun facts while watching someone else take the heat.