20 Jun '11, 1am

How do our taste buds detect the spiciness of chilli peppers? - - #ScienceCorner

If we are talking about a day on the moon – the time it takes the moon to go through a complete light-dark cycle – it is about 29.5 days, the time it takes the moon to complete one orbit around Earth, since the moon is facing Earth always with the same side. But if we are talking about the time it takes Earth to rotate on its axis with respect to the moon – aka a tidal day – that would be about 24 hours and 50 minutes.

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science.edu.sg 18 Jun '11, 1am

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science.edu.sg 26 Jun '11, 1am

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science.edu.sg 14 Jun '11, 1am

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timelessfacade.com 19 Jun '11, 1pm

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Heavenly new treats at Taste Paradise. Check out what's new! #sgfood #sg #singapore #chinese #sgfoodreview

Heavenly new treats at Taste Paradise. Check ou...

food.insing.com 20 Jun '11, 8am

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