Why does spicy food make you feel hot? New explainer by Frone Vandewiele

08/02/2021

Science at work

In a cool short explainer video by science center Technopolis, Frone explains why we feel hot when we eat spicy food, and what this has to do with TRP receptors.

Some very clear and practical insights from science!

Frone
Vandewiele

Ph.D. Student
VIB-KU Leuven Center for Brain & Disease Research

Video (in Dutch)