Easter experiments: ‘Yorkie’ chocolate bar has similar porosity to 3D printed metal

Easter experiments: 'Yorkie' chocolate bar has similar porosity to 3D printed metal

Curious what’s inside your Easter chocolate? Scientists at the UK’s University of Manchester have used X-Ray Computer Tomography to scan a chocolate Easter bunny, an Easter egg, a Toblerone, a Crème Egg, a Kit Kat, Maltesers, Ferrero Rocher, and a Double Decker bar. For a group of scientists at the University’s Manchester X-ray Imaging Facility (MXIF), the Easter holiday is proving a tricky time: the researchers want to keep investigating important matters with their imaging tech, yet their friends and family keep burdening them with mountains of chocolate. What should they do? Turns out, the answer was there all […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *