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In Britain, gruel glorious gruel

Sang Tan
Gruel Glorious Gruel: The Royal Society of Chemistry cooked up a ‘meal for hard times,’ as described by Charles Dickens in ‘Oliver Twist.’ The gruel – consisting of oats, milk, water, and onion – was served to the public in London Tuesday, including Greg Cousins (left).

Cultural snapshot: The Royal Society of Chemistry cooked up a ‘meal for hard times,’ as described by Charles Dickens in ‘Oliver Twist.’ The gruel – consisting of oats, milk, water, and onion – was served to the public in London Tuesday, including Greg Cousins (left).

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