Doctors May Have Found Secretive New Organs in the Center of Your Head
Per Katherine J. Wu in the New York Times:
A team of researchers in the Netherlands has discovered what may be a set of previously unidentified organs: a pair of large salivary glands, lurking in the nook where the nasal cavity meets the throat. If the findings are confirmed, this hidden wellspring of spit could mark the first identification of its kind in about three centuries.
I don’t even know what to make of this—but in a good way.