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Does Gum Really Take Seven Years to Digest?

Does Gum Really Take Seven Years to Digest?

It sounds like a digestive impossibility. READ MORE

Can You Eat Ornamental Indian Corn?

Can You Eat Ornamental Indian Corn?

It adorns holiday tables but seems inedible. READ MORE

Why Is It Bad to Run Cold Water over a Hot Pan?

Why Is It Bad to Run Cold Water over a Hot Pan?

What's wrong with a little sizzle? READ MORE

What’s the Difference Between Prawns and Shrimp?

What’s the Difference Between Prawns and Shrimp?

Check out the tail. READ MORE

What’s the Origin of the Phrase “Dive Bar”?

What’s the Origin of the Phrase “Dive Bar”?

It's much older than the hipsters who frequent them. READ MORE

Does Vinegar Make Peeling Hard-Boiled Eggs Easier?

Does Vinegar Make Peeling Hard-Boiled Eggs Easier?

The quest for an easy-peel egg. READ MORE

Why Do You Put an Apple in a Roasting Pig’s Mouth?

Why Do You Put an Apple in a Roasting Pig’s Mouth?

It's like putting lipstick on a pig. READ MORE

What’s the Difference Between Fertilized and Unfertilized Eggs?

What’s the Difference Between Fertilized and Unfertilized Eggs?

Hint: cock-a-doodle-do. READ MORE

How Do They Remove the Caffeine from Coffee?

How Do They Remove the Caffeine from Coffee?

There are more ways than one. READ MORE

Do People Really Eat Cheese Made with Maggots?

Do People Really Eat Cheese Made with Maggots?

Critters add flavor and crunch. READ MORE