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09-03-2009, 08:56 AM
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"The tongue is considered very much like the trunk of an elephant or the tentacle of the octopus. It's the same kind of structure with how many shapes, configurations the trunk or tentacle can assume," said E. Fiona Bailey, an assistant professor of physiology at The University of Arizona in Tucson. "Researchers realize there is a lot of potential there."

http://www.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/08/27/tongue.wonders/index.html