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December 2, 2013

 

A water fountain shoots a stream of water from a human face.

Spitting Image of Health

Saliva doesn't just help with digestion; it also aids your body's fight against disease and infection.

March 18, 2013

 

dipping milk and cookie

Blowing Milk Out Of Your Nose

Have you ever laughed so hard that milk came out your nose?

January 10, 2013

 

Star Wars storm troopers using a large toothbrush

Why Do We Need To Brush Our Teeth?

Although like our mammalian cousins we use teeth to bite and chew food but we're the only animals that brush after every meal.

November 27, 2012

 

woman smiling while hugging a man in black and white

Bacteria Loves Your Mouth

Did you know that there could be more bacteria living in your mouth than there are people on earth?

May 17, 2012

 

meadow grass

Plant Self-defense

What keeps seemingly defenseless grass from hungry grazers?

August 15, 2011

 

garlic

True Love And Garlic

Why don't tooth-brushing and mouthwash really help? Why makes garlic so persistently stinky?

March 25, 2009

 

Different colored African cichlids

The Cuckoo Catfish

As soon as they lay their eggs, the female cichlids scoop them up into their mouths and incubate them until they hatch.

March 25, 2008

 

A baby girl smiling

Evolution in Your Mouth

Have you ever doubted or questioned the teachings of Evolution? If you want to learn more, all you have to do is look inside your mouth and find answers.

February 23, 2007

 

soda on ice with a straw

Something’s Rotten

Drinking pop all day may not be a healthy habit, but can soda actually rot your teeth?

November 19, 2004

 

Grow Your Own Dentures

Learn how to grow your own dentures on this Moment of Science.

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