Thursday, February 12, 2015

How Many Licks Does it Take? Ultimate Tootsie Pop Question Finally Answered!

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How many licks does it take to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop? This is the age-old question and now there is an answer!! Approximately 1000! Researchers at NYU's Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences and Florida State University undertook the mission for what we might deem as more practical reasons related to chemical and geological applications, but we now know the answer nonetheless!

Click here to read more from Time Magazine.

1 comment:

  1. Does that include the chomps on the tootsie in the pop? Don't you have to think about tongue size and saliva? And who is counting? xoxoxo