How Milk Becomes Cheese

Ever wonder how milk becomes cheese? We asked about the science and the microbes that go into this tasty food. This week on Reactions, we visit St. James Cheese Company in New Orleans to learn all about the chemistry of your favorite dairy product.


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Writer: Alexa Billow
Scientific Consultants: Christy Caye, Richard Sutton, Michelle Boucher, Ph. D.
Executive Producer: George Zaidan
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Ever wonder why dogs sniff each others’ butts? Or how Adderall works? Or whether it’s OK to pee in the pool? We’ve got you covered: Reactions a web series about the chemistry that surrounds you every day.

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