Energy drinks like Red Bull claim to offer a quick burst of energy in a can - but what do they actually do? Food scientist Topher McNeil breaks down the science behind the ingredients in Red Bull, what it's actually designed to do, and all the other factors to consider when deciding whether to drink it.
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