kodiaktau writes: An interesting research paper estimates the amount of time it would take for a sugary spherical substance, say a piece of candy, to dissolve in your mouth. I wanted to sub title this "Or How Many Licks does it take to get to the bottom of a Tootsie Roll, but that isn't really the point of the paper.
...though his invention worked superbly -- his theory was a crock of sewage from
beginning to end. -- Vernor Vinge, "The Peace War"