Can a cell phone pop popcorn??

There are lots of videos going viral this week of people using cell phones to pop kernals! Groups of people are creating triangles with their mobile phones and getting someone to call them to see if the phone signal is hot enough to pop a kernal. But is it real? And if it is… what must it be doing to our brains when we use them for conversations? Check out the YouTube video below to see the experiment for yourself…


By Hannah Jones

Hannah is a Manchester based writer who has spent many years studying and working in the field of journalism and psychology. Hannah enjoys swimming, meditation and dog walking. Her favourite quote is, 'If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you.'

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