HowStuffWorks

3:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

HowStuffWorks is about the stuff that makes the world go 'round. It's truly incredible to see the ingenious lengths people go to in order to extract rubber and iron, corn and wheat, and water and salt from the earth. Equally amazing is the number of different and varied products that can be derived from something so fundamental. Who would guess that furniture, diesel additives, crayons, solvents, candles, shampoo and tofu can all be derived from the humble soybean? Follow the incredible journey of these goods from the ground to your table, car, closet, medicine cabinet and places you may have never imagined.

3:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

HowStuffWorks is about the stuff that makes the world go 'round. It's truly incredible to see the ingenious lengths people go to in order to extract rubber and iron, corn and wheat, and water and salt from the earth. Equally amazing is the number of different and varied products that can be derived from something so fundamental. Who would guess that furniture, diesel additives, crayons, solvents, candles, shampoo and tofu can all be derived from the humble soybean? Follow the incredible journey of these goods from the ground to your table, car, closet, medicine cabinet and places you may have never imagined.

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Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 8 - Steel

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s1e8 Steel
January 22, 2009
Season Finale
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Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 1 - Corn

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s1e1 Corn
November 13, 2008
Applications for corn, including medical research and the crop's conversion to a fuel additive, are examined in the series opener.
Series Premiere
Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 1 - Corn
s1e1 Corn
November 13, 2008
November 13, 2008
Corn
Series Premiere
Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 2 - Turkey
s1e2 Turkey
November 20, 2008
November 20, 2008
Turkey
Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 3 - Timber
s1e3 Timber
December 4, 2008
December 4, 2008
Timber
Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 4 - Water
s1e4 Water
December 11, 2008
December 11, 2008
Water
Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 5 - Beer
s1e5 Beer
December 18, 2008
December 18, 2008
Beer
Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 6 - Aluminum
s1e6 Aluminum
January 8, 2009
January 8, 2009
Aluminum
Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 7 - Wheat
s1e7 Wheat
January 15, 2009
January 15, 2009
Wheat
Watch HowStuffWorks Season 1 Episode 8 - Steel
s1e8 Steel
January 22, 2009
January 22, 2009
Steel
Season Finale

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