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July 8, 2015


penguin eating fish

Tasteless Penguins  

Due to cold temperatures, penguins have lost the majority of their taste receptors.

April 10, 2012


man feeding baby with here comes the airplane

Do Picky Eaters Taste Foods Differently?

Are you a picky eater? Is it just pickiness, or do those foods actually taste different to some people?

November 23, 2011


Cupcakes decorated as brown turkeys

Talking Turkey About Taste

This Thanksgiving, before you dig into your feast, take a moment to learn about how you experience all those different and wonderful tastes!

May 20, 2005


Pass the Salt

when is the best time to salt it: before you cook it, during cooking, at the end of cooking, or just before you eat it? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 23, 2004


Why Your Eyes Get Puffy When You Cry

Why do your eyes get puffy when you cry? Find out on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003


Gathered piles of salt by the coast of one of the Canary Islands

Salt As A Sweetner

Why is it that when you put salt on a melon, the melon seems sweeter, but then if you overdo it, the melon turns salty? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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