13 Common Myths Explained Science Mar 10, 2016 5:44 pm 15 1 Facebook Twitter Pinterest Linkedin Google + Email 1. Apples, onions and potatoes have the same taste. In reality, these foods can have the same taste if you eat them while you hold your nose. This is actually a great example of how smell can play an important role in distinguishing tastes. Tweet Share 0 Reddit +1 Pocket LinkedIn 0 Loading... Previous article 16 Facts That Will Brighten Your Daily Life Next article There’s a More Efficient Keyboard than QWERTY – Why Don’t We Use It?