If you've ever changed a diaper and noticed what looked like tiny crystals on the baby's skin, you've uncovered the secret of superabsorbent, disposable diapers. Those tiny crystals actually come from the lining of the diaper and are made out of a safe, non-toxic polymer that absorbs moisture away from the baby's skin.
The Baby Diaper Secret - Sick Science! #018
Grade Level Grades 6-12