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Find out why you cry onions make you cry when you cut them. Learn about the chemistry involved and how you can keep it from happening.

www.loc.gov/rr/scitech/mysteries/onion.html

Scientists used to blame the enzyme allinase for the instability of substances in a cut onion. Recent studies from Japan, however, proved that lachrymatory-factor ...

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Read this article to find why onions make your cry. ... Unless you're a chef with a freshly broken heart, the tears you shed when chopping onions aren't emotional ...

www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/why-do-onions-make-us-cry

Feb 22, 2011 ... We all know the stinging sensation and welling up of tears that comes from chopping onions. But why does this happen? In fact, the reason ...

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Ever cut an onion and started tearing up? Most people do. It turns out when you cut an onion, it releases a gas called, ready for this, Propanethiol S-oxide. When  ...

www.npr.org/sections/thesalt/2016/06/22/482032913/the-science-of-why-onions-make-us-cry

Jun 22, 2016 ... Within each onion cell, there's a little glob — a sealed vacuole — filled with enzymes, he explains. When you bite or cut into an onion, these ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/09/05/science/onions-crying-chemicals.html

Sep 5, 2017 ... When we cut onions, two substances combine in a chemical reaction, releasing a gas that ... Trying to figure out why humans cry is exhausting.

www.webmd.com/eye-health/news/20170705/why-chopping-onions-makes-you-cry

Jul 5, 2017 ... "Some people may cut the onions in a bowl of water," Rosa said. "I'd personally recommend using eye drops, like comfort drops, to help ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/06/170620122950.htm

Jun 20, 2017 ... "Some people may cut the onions in a bowl of water," Rosa said. "I'd personally recommend using eye drops, like comfort drops, to help ...