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To beat the summer heat, we turn to air conditioning. But that sweet, cool relief isn’t magic: it’s the science of heat transfer and the chemistry of refrigerants.

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Credits:
Producer: Sean Parsons
Writer: Alexa Billow
Scientific Consultants: Michelle Boucher, PhD; Rick Wormsbecher, PhD
Executive Producer: George Zaidan
Fact Checker: Alison Le

Music:
"Backbay Lounge," by Kevin MacLeod

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