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Ice Cream Conversation Starters

  1. What other incredible uses can you think up for the tiny microscopic fibers from the banana plant which keep ice cream from melting?
  2. Guy Raz told us what makes a plant a perennial and what make a plant an herb. Banana plants are perennial herb, what other perennial herbs can you name in your own yard or neighborhood?
  3. If you could have an ice cream cone that never melts no matter how hot out it is, where would you take it with you and what flavors would you choose?