What’s your favorite flavor? In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby discuss how taste works. You’ll learn how special cells on your tongue and glands in your mouth help you taste everything you eat. Find out what role your spit plays in tasting and how your tongue works to decipher taste. See why babies have a super sensitive sense of taste and why they prefer baby food over adult food! Plus, you’ll discover how human taste buds change over time and how your sense of taste can warn you not to eat something you shouldn’t. Mmm...knowledge sure leaves a good taste in your mouth!

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