How do taste buds work?

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Tennis and fashion are a match in Paris
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir with his stone-washed denim shorts at the French Open, the clay courts at Roland ...
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir with his stone-washed denim shorts at the French Open, the clay courts at Roland ...
When is a tennis tournament also a fashion show? Try the French Open. Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir w...
- Posted on May 22, 2015
She’s a pole vaulter, and she’s blind
For three years, Charlotte Brown has been chasing a medal. She has been trying to jump over a bar she couldn't see. The senior pole vaulter finally cleared that bar. She earned a third-place...
For three years, Charlotte Brown has been chasing a medal. She has been trying to jump over a bar she couldn't see. The senior pole vaulter finally cleared that bar. She earned a third-place...
For three years, Charlotte Brown has been chasing a medal. She has been trying to jump over a bar she couldn't see....
- Posted on May 21, 2015
Man survives a nail in the eye
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch after a nearly 3-inch nail hurtled into his eye. He accidentally hit it with a ...
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch after a nearly 3-inch nail hurtled into his eye. He accidentally hit it with a ...
There must have been a four-leaf clover in those weeds. A 27-year-old landscaper escaped with barely a scratch...
- Posted on May 20, 2015
Sailor gets snoring sea lion shipmate
Mother's Day may have been a bit of a bust for a baby sea lion in San Diego. And a bit of a surprise, too. Michael Duffy, 48, said he was on his 41-foot Kettenburg boat "Elixir" at the San D...
Mother's Day may have been a bit of a bust for a baby sea lion in San Diego. And a bit of a surprise, too. Michael Duffy, 48, said he was on his 41-foot Kettenburg boat "Elixir" at the San D...
Mother's Day may have been a bit of a bust for a baby sea lion in San Diego. And a bit of a surprise, too. Mic...
- Posted on May 15, 2015
Benno eats ammo
A veterinarian in Arkansas has kept a dog from going out with a bang. This was after the animal ate 23 live rifle rounds. Benno is a 4-year-old Belgian Malinois. He had surgery to remove the...
A veterinarian in Arkansas has kept a dog from going out with a bang. This was after the animal ate 23 live rifle rounds. Benno is a 4-year-old Belgian Malinois. He had surgery to remove the...
A veterinarian in Arkansas has kept a dog from going out with a bang. This was after the animal ate 23 live rifle rou...
- Posted on May 14, 2015
Surf’s up! Crowds flock to California beaches
Hundreds of spectators lined the beach and gasped. They cheered and clapped. They did this while watching bodysurfers brave 15-foot waves at The Wedge. It's a Newport Beach, California break along ...
Hundreds of spectators lined the beach and gasped. They cheered and clapped. They did this while watching bodysurfers brave 15-foot waves at The Wedge. It's a Newport Beach, California break along ...
Hundreds of spectators lined the beach and gasped. They cheered and clapped. They did this while watching bodysurfers...
- Posted on May 8, 2015
Lava lake explodes in Hawaii
Molten lava, rocks and gas went flying through the air. This was on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano. Everything went in motion after an explosion. It was caused by the partial collapse of a crater wall....
Molten lava, rocks and gas went flying through the air. This was on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano. Everything went in motion after an explosion. It was caused by the partial collapse of a crater wall....
Molten lava, rocks and gas went flying through the air. This was on Hawaii's Kilauea volcano. Everything went in moti...
- Posted on May 7, 2015
How do vaccines work?
You asked us, how do vaccines work? Well, vaccines are basically a stupendously brilliant way to train ourselves to fight some downright nasty, even deadly diseases. Let me explain. W...
You asked us, how do vaccines work? Well, vaccines are basically a stupendously brilliant way to train ourselves to fight some downright nasty, even deadly diseases. Let me explain. W...
You asked us, how do vaccines work? Well, vaccines are basically a stupendously brilliant way to train ourselves to f...
- Posted on April 29, 2015
Group on mission to “save the soap”
Shawn Seipler is on a mission to save lives. He wants to do it with soap. It began about seven years ago. It was a tiny operation. A few friends and family met in a single car garage in Orla...
Shawn Seipler is on a mission to save lives. He wants to do it with soap. It began about seven years ago. It was a tiny operation. A few friends and family met in a single car garage in Orla...
Shawn Seipler is on a mission to save lives. He wants to do it with soap. It began about seven years ago. It w...
- Posted on April 21, 2015
Where does space begin?
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question. At least not one that's internationally agreed upon and legally binding. Which makes sense. Th...
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question. At least not one that's internationally agreed upon and legally binding. Which makes sense. Th...
You asked us, where does space begin? Amazingly enough, there isn't an answer to that question. At least not o...
- Posted on April 15, 2015
What would you do if you found a bag of money?
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway. He feared that it would become a traffic hazard. The Deseret News newspaper reports the 75-pound bag tum...
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway. He feared that it would become a traffic hazard. The Deseret News newspaper reports the 75-pound bag tum...
A Utah man got a surprise when he stopped to pull a large orange bag off the highway. He feared that it would become ...
- Posted on April 13, 2015
“Price is Right” model makes $21,960 mistake
This was one expensive mistake. It was so big that "The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she might lose her job. What did she do? She mistakenly revealed the price of a ...
This was one expensive mistake. It was so big that "The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she might lose her job. What did she do? She mistakenly revealed the price of a ...
This was one expensive mistake. It was so big that "The Price is Right" model Manuela Arbelaez thought she mig...
- Posted on April 13, 2015
Navajo nation to get first junk food tax in U.S.
How should governments govern sales of soda? Should they ban the large sugary drinks? Should they make them more expensive? Or should they just leave soda alone? And let consumers decide. W...
How should governments govern sales of soda? Should they ban the large sugary drinks? Should they make them more expensive? Or should they just leave soda alone? And let consumers decide. W...
How should governments govern sales of soda? Should they ban the large sugary drinks? Should they make them more expe...
- Posted on April 10, 2015
How do taste buds work?
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty to 150 cells are all lined up next to each other. Each of those cells has what's...
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty to 150 cells are all lined up next to each other. Each of those cells has what's...
NARRATOR 1: You asked us, how do taste buds work? Taste buds are arranged like the inside of an orange. Fifty ...
- Posted on April 8, 2015