kodiaktau writes: An interesting research paper estimates the amount of time it would take for a sugary spherical substance, say a piece of candy, to dissolve in your mouth. I wanted to sub title this "Or How Many Licks does it take to get to the bottom of a Tootsie Roll, but that isn't really the point of the paper. Link to Original Source
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