How much saliva does a five-year-old kid produce? (podcast #92)

How do you measure how much saliva a five-year-old kid produces in a day? A Japanese study describes one approach, and we go with that flow (to an extent), in this week’s Improbable Research podcast.

SUBSCRIBE on Play.it, iTunes, or Spotify to get a new episode every week, free.

This week, Marc Abrahams discusses a published saliva-filled study, with dramatic readings from Nicole Sharp, creator of FYFD, the internet’s most popular site about fluid dynamics. (She also does research on the Boston Molasses Flood.)

For more info about what we discuss this week, go explore:

saliva

The mysterious John Schedler or the shadowy Bruce Petschek perhaps did the sound engineering this week.

The Improbable Research podcast is all about research that makes people LAUGH, then THINK — real research, about anything and everything, from everywhere —research that may be good or bad, important or trivial, valuable or worthless. CBS distributes it, on the CBS Play.it web site, and on iTunes and Spotify).

NEXT POST: Game, seriously?

8 Responses to “How much saliva does a five-year-old kid produce? (podcast #92)”

  1. Tyree Houchard Says:

    Hi there, i read your blog occasionally and i own a similar one and i was just wondering if you get a lot of spam responses? If so how do you prevent it, any plugin or anything you can advise? I get so much lately it’s driving me insane so any help is very much appreciated.

  2. buy best proxies Says:

    I got what you intend, thanks for posting.

  3. cheap proxies shop Says:

    Thanks for your thoughts. One thing I’ve noticed is that banks along with financial institutions understand the spending practices of consumers plus understand that a lot of people max out their real credit cards around the breaks. They prudently take advantage of this particular fact and begin flooding ones inbox plus snail-mail box having hundreds of no-interest APR credit cards offers shortly after the holiday season comes to an end. Knowing that when you are like 98 of American public, you’ll jump at the possiblity to consolidate credit card debt and shift balances for 0 rate credit cards.

  4. best proxies Says:

    Thank you for this article. I’d personally also like to mention that it can possibly be hard when you find yourself in school and just starting out to create a long credit ranking. There are many learners who are just simply trying to endure and have long or good credit history can sometimes be a difficult thing to have.

  5. youtube proxy Says:

    We’re a gaggle of volunteers and opening a brand new scheme in our community. Your site offered us with useful information to work on. You have performed a formidable task and our whole group will likely be grateful to you.

  6. cheap private proxies Says:

    Thanks for the ideas you have provided here. Moreover, I believe usually there are some factors that really keep your automobile insurance premium lower. One is, to contemplate buying vehicles that are inside the good list of car insurance businesses. Cars which are expensive are usually more at risk of being stolen. Aside from that insurance is also good value of the car, so the costlier it is, then the higher the premium you only pay.

  7. Lavada Bazata Says:

    Cool blog! Is your theme custom made or did you download it from somewhere? A design like yours with a few simple tweeks would really make my blog jump out. Please let me know where you got your theme. Thank you

  8. Roberto Vannuck Says:

    Very great post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wanted to mention that I have truly enjoyed surfing around your weblog posts. After all I’ll be subscribing in your rss feed and I am hoping you write again soon!

Leave a Reply