Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Strawberries and seaweed anyone?

While we were talking about our next All-Age Celebration this coming Sunday, Dave mentioned this bizarre story of a scientist in Japan who has developed n "electronic tongue". Apparently it recreates the small electrical differences that identify taste. The acid test (excuse the pun) is when he gets someone to do a blind taste test. Strawberries and seaweed produce the exact flavour of kiwi fruit. Which might explain why I'm not fond of kiwi fruit!

Read all about this amazing invention here!

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