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This Could Be How Durians Get Their Stinky Smell

This Could Be How Durians Get Their Stinky Smell

One sweaty New York City day last month, my friend and I ate snails for lunch and durian for dessert. I don’t know why we did this, but something about how affordable everything is in Chinatown encourages me to make strange decisions. I didn’t dislike the fruit’s taste, which was…

Blowing Up Fruits And Vegetables In Slow Motion Is Good Clean Fun

Blowing Up Fruits And Vegetables In Slow Motion Is Good Clean Fun

Video: Some fruits and vegetables blow up better than others. A pineapple? Looks fantastic because it sends shards everywhere. An onion? Hell yeah, the unravelling of layers is awesome. A cucumber explosion? Just OK because it gets blown to bits too quickly. Lemons are a little disappointing, too, because you’d…