The Real Reason Why Nitrous Oxide Hits You So Fast

Nitrous oxide started as anesthesia, but found a nice second career as a drug for anyone who could find a can of spray-on whipped cream. Why does it hit people so suddenly? Why does it stop so quickly? The answer may be found in biochemistry and physics that are unique to this particular gas. » 12/06/12 3:35pm 12/06/12 3:35pm