How Flavor Enhancers Work. The magic happens in your mouth, not in the food itself.

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What Led Benjamin Franklin to Live Estranged From His Wife for Nearly Two Decades? The entire 44 years of their union was unconventional.

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The Current State of DC Superhero Movies. There are a lot of movies planned for the next few years.

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What Dinner Time Looks Like Across the USA. Photographer Lois Bielefeld documents how Americans gather for their evening meal.

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How Tough Is Your Diet? A graphic chart shows what different diets are called, and how challenging they can be.

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The Great Digital Media Culling of 2017. Online publishers are giving up text in favor of video, which may be a mistake in the long run.

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Why Are Bottles of Champagne Smashed On New Ships? What began as a superstition evolved into a tradition.