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The lycopenes in tomatoes can protect you from sunburn – and there’s even a recipe to help too! Don’t stop using the suncream too though… especially in Death Valley.

a pile of tomatoes

We can taste five main tastes – sweet, salty, sour, bitter and umami (a savory flavor found in soy sauce, tomatoes, and other high-glutamate foods. There are umami taste receptors in the gut as well as on the tongue.

From 20 Things You Didn’t Know About… Taste from Discover Magazine

 

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