Calories

What is a Calorie? The Snickers Challenge

In which Nate loses a bet to Neil regarding the caloric content of a Snickers bar, and hilarity (and science!) ensues. NOTE: The “Calories” listed on food labels (Calories with a capital “C”) are also called kilocalories (kcal). One kilocalorie or one Calorie is equal to 1000 “calories” (with a lowercase “c”). A single calorie[…]