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If they're snacks and they're weird, we're all about them!

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The delicious but endangered sea creature is getting the best help Aquilino can offer. Chad Campbell hide caption

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Behind this locked door is the white abalone's best chance of avoiding extinction

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Expiration dates lead to lots of food waste, though these dates vary widely by state

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On left, the classic green Sprite bottle. On the right, the new clear bottle. Alex Tai/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images; The Coca-Cola Co. hide caption

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Sprite ditches its iconic green bottle — but environmentalists say it's not enough

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TASTE BUDDIES: No Sugarcoating How Sweet Affects The Brain

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Natural, organic, sea, white salt, poured from a fallen salt shaker, on a black table or background. The concept of cooking healthy food, cosmetology. Aleksandr Zubkov/Getty Images hide caption

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Choco Tacos, the beloved ice cream taco, are being discontinued. The frozen treats are considered a summer staple and are often sold at ice cream trucks. Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images hide caption

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The Choco Taco is dead, but it will never be forgotten

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TASTE BUDDIES: Pucker Up! It's The Science Of Sour

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A lawsuit against Mars, the company that makes Skittles, points to titanium dioxide in the candy. The ingredient is one of thousands of additives allowed in foods under federal regulations. Mark Lennihan/AP hide caption

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Ten of the top cookbooks of 2022, so far

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