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 I heard that someone ate too many carrots and their skin turned orange-?

Answer No, it is not an urban legend. It's called carotenosis.That actually happened to me when I was a small child, honest to God. When I was real little my mom always had a hard time getting me to eat, ... Read More »
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If there are regular carrots and baby carrots, are there teenage carrots How bout toddler carrots?

there are purple and green carrots, the orange ones are just mutants.Purple, white and yellow carrots were imported to southern Europe in the 14th century. Black, red and green/yellow carrots were ... Read More »
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Does anyone know why carrots are orange?

Yeah, carrots are domesticated plants. In the wild, the plant which we know of as the "carrot" is called Queen Ann's Lace. It's tap root is comparatively white, with, perhaps, a very slight orange ... Read More »
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Why are carrots orange?

Are carrots purple before they turn orange?

Nope, however there are purple carrots and they have existed for hundreds of years. There are also yellow, red and white carrots. These colorful carrots depend on different pigments for their disti... Read More »
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