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Physics predicts how spaghetti curls as it’s boiled

Spaghetti pasta is cooked in pan in boiling water.

Dried spaghetti strands pass through three stages of physical deformation on their way to becoming a toothsome plate of pasta. Credit: Getty

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Nature 577, 297 (2020)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-020-00029-0

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