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Why salt is a flavor enhancer and how it changes dishes

Many people think that salt is just white sand,which makes the taste a little more interesting. On the other hand, if you overdo it, salt will make the taste of any dish the same. A lot of words have been said about her, but can it be considered an amplifier of taste, for example, like the same monosodium glutamate, which is a household name among flavor enhancers? The answer to this question is notContinue Reading


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How does smoking electronic cigarettes affect teeth?

Refusing ordinary cigarettes, many peoplefirst they switch to electronic analogues, believing that they are practically harmless and not threatening health. However, over the past few years, a number of scientists have questioned this statement: they found that nicotine is found even in electronic cigarettes without nicotine. And that's not all - in many samples of electronic cigarettesContinue Reading


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Scientists measured the consciousness of fruit flies. But why?

There are questions the answers to which are the greatest.the minds of the planet are not looking for the first century. So, the question that such a consciousness excites not only philosophers, but also physicists, however, there is still no single definition of consciousness, and approaches to studying it and studying those who have this very consciousness are constantly changing, because scientists are stillContinue Reading


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What is the evil eye from a scientific point of view?

In the last decade, images of the "evil eye" orEvil eyes often appear in the fashion world. Kim Kardashian was repeatedly photographed in sports bracelets and hats with the image of this symbol, while fashion designer Gigi Hadid at the end of 2017 announced the launch of the EyeLove shoe line. Celebrity attention to the evil eye image has led to countless online tutorials onContinue Reading


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Scientists were able to determine the level of human vitamin C without a blood test

The most common way to determinethe concentration of substances in the body for the current day is a blood test. It not only allows you to find out the content of vitamins, hormone levels and other indicators of human health, but also can help diagnose diseases and the presence of dangerous viruses. However, this method is invasive, that is, it requires direct penetration into the body, and not oftenContinue Reading


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A device has been created that allows you to taste even the most expensive dish

In the entire history of the existence of mankindCulinary specialists have come up with millions of different dishes, each of which has a unique taste. Every day we eat only the most affordable ones like pasta and dumplings, but there are real culinary masterpieces in the world that we simply cannot afford. I think many of us would not refuse to taste the dishes of expensive meat,Continue Reading