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worlds most expensive cheesecake

Most expensive cheesecake

New York restaurateur Raffaele Ronca’s cheesecake is the most expensive in the world. It takes five days to make and includes of white truffles, rare cognac, crunchy Italian biscotti and fresh vanilla. The Ingredients: 200-year-old cognac ($2,500 per bottle) White truffles from Italy, sniffed out by specially trained dogs Freshly flown-in formaggio from water buffalo in …

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In the 1960s NASA-funded scientists tried to teach dolphins to speak English

The project aimed to teach dolphins to speak and involved flooding a house and living with the dolphins. One researcher even developed an intimate relationship with one of them. Can dolphins speak English? The dolphins were claimed to have learnt words such as “ball” and “diamond” but struggled with the letter “m”. In the 1960s, …

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