WFSU Education

At-Home Activity: Finding Iron in Your Food

Clip: 07/13/2020 | 2m 53s | Video has closed captioning.

There's metal in your food! SciGirl Sandhya explains why it's healthy and demonstrates a fun experiment on how you can see this tiny mineral using some simple items found around your home. To recreate, gather: 1. cereal or another food with iron, 2. a Ziploc bag, 3. water, 4. a plastic see-through cup, 5. a magnet. Learn more at

Aired: 07/13/20

Rating: NR

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