True Classics: Fun Apple Facts for Kids
Enjoy these tomato facts and bits of interesting tomato trivia. Maximize your efforts by incorporating a few minutes of running during your routine. Walk during your lunch break, take the stairs all day , spend family time at the park with a ball or bikes. Do coconut trees grow better in cold or warm climates? It is a member of the Cucurbita family which includes squash and cucumbers. This should clarify some common misconceptions …. They are even grown in Alaska.
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A single lightning strike can heat the air to some 54, degrees Fahrenheit. Seas hold more than 20 million tons of gold. The Earth is some 93 million miles from the sun. The average apple contains around calories.
Humans use many different methods for gathering food which include farming, hunting, gardening, foraging and fishing. Humans eat meat from a number of different animals, common examples include meat from chickens, cows, sheep and pigs.
Other food products that come from animals include milk, eggs and honey. Although humans are omnivores eating both plants and animals , many people choose not to eat meat and fish, they are known as vegetarians.
Food for human consumption is typically made from plants and animals but we also eat other products such as fermented foods and fungus mushrooms, truffles etc.
Cooking is an important part of food preparation that involves applying heat. In most cases this transforms the chemical make up of food, altering its texture, flavor, nutritional properties and appearance.
Types of equipment used in the cooking process include ovens, microwaves, toasters, grills, pots and frying pans. Various cooking methods include boiling, simmering, steaming, sautéing, pan frying and deep-frying. Around 70 million people suffer from food poisoning every year with around 7 million of these cases being fatal.