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The story of the first bite of pizza in space, from the hungry astronaut himself
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How sexy Victorian mediums tricked scientists into believing in ectoplasm
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Ancient poop proves that humans have always loved beer and cheese
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How to help your kids build a healthy relationship with food
Spiciness isn’t a taste, and more burning facts about the mysterious sensation
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Rerouting billions in agriculture subsidies could boost global food security
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