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\'in-,sït\ Insight noun
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The chestnut stuffed turkey is a holiday tradition for many people. This week, with InSight, discover the delicious chestnut.
The Tasmanian devil, the wombat, the wallaby and the Quokka, but also the kangaroo and the koala, are all marsupials. This week, with InSight, get to know these fascinating mammals better.
Fencing is often referred to as a "chess game with muscles". This week, with InSight, learn more about this sport of speed, flexibility, reflexes and tactics.
Cabbage is low in calories, cheap, simple and easy to serve, but it is also said to have many medicinal properties. This week, with InSight, discover why you should add cabbage to your diet.
Did you know that we’re genetically closer to the chimpanzee than the horse is to the zebra? This week, with InSight, get to know the primates.
Classification of cheeses
Cheeses come in a wide range of flavors, textures and forms. This week, InSight helps you find your way around the different varieties with the classification of cheeses.
Coffee is one of the principal export commodities in the world. This week, with InSight, discover the legend to its origins, and the different processes for its preparation.
This week, with InSight, learn more about the bat, the only mammal that can fly.
It’s the king of the crustaceans, thanks to its delicious flesh. This week, with InSight, learn more about the lobster.
The chile pepper
Spice up your life! This week, with InSight, acquire a taste for the chile pepper.
This week, with InSight, discover jumping: an equestrian sport about speed and skills.
The Squash is a delicious fruit, consumed for over 10, 000 years. This week, with InSight, discover its origins and its multiple uses.
Snails might be slow, but their reproductive mode is very efficient. This week, InSight tells you more about this hermaphrodite gastropod.
Configuration of the continents
The face of the Earth really has evolved throughout the centuries. This week, with InSight, discover the configuration of the continents.
Plants, unlike animals, are able to produce their own food. This week, InSight describes the mechanisms of photosynthesis.
Even though our solar system may seem gigantic, it is nothing compared to the immensity of the Universe. This week, with InSight, learn more about the galaxies.