• Reading Level 4
Relationships and health | Form Time | Politics | Citizenship

Prof in hot water after advising salt in tea

Storm in a teacup: The US embassy in London responded to Francl’s controversial remarks.

Is this a diplomatic incident? Britain is in uproar after an American professor of chemistry revealed a scientific recipe for the best possible brew… with salt and lemon juice. 

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