Video shows ‘Amazing Race’ finalists’ work at UW-Madison

Finale airs Friday at 7 p.m. on WKBT

University of Wisconsin food science graduate students and “Amazing Race” finalists Amy DeJong and Maya Warren are featured in a video explaining their work at the UW.

The students are one of four teams racing for $1 million in the “Amazing Race” finale that airs Friday at 7 p.m. on WKBT-TV.

A video from the Institute of Food Technologists and posted on the UW news website shows DeJong and Warren working in the lab and explaining their work studying ice cream and candy.

In the race, they’re known as the “sweet scientists” and can be followed on Twitter with the #SweetScientists hashtag.

Video shows Amazing Race finalists’ work at UW