11/4/13
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The Aztec word for avocado, ahuacatl, means "testicle" (probably because the fruit typically grows in pairs). But that's only the the second-most interesting thing you'll learn about avocados today. The first? Wild avocados are sort of an evolutionary anachronism; as Smithsonian's K. Annabelle Smith points out, they Read more

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