Agriculture


Bees get Stimulated by Pesticides

Bees get Stimulated by Pesticides

Recent research by scientists revealed some very negative effects of pesticides on bees....

Apr 23 2015, 8:01am CDT

Sesame Street Puppets mocks Game of Thrones

Sesame Street Puppets mocks Game of Thrones

The puppets of the children’s educational program Sesame Street tended to mimic the Game of Thrones series to the amusement of...

Apr 7 2015, 7:13am CDT

8000 Years Ago Ancient Britons traded in Wheat

Ancient Britons traded in Wheat 8000 Years Ago

Recently 8000 years old wheat DNA samples were found at an ancient site in Britain indicating the presence of Bread even before...

Feb 27 2015, 8:39am CST

Wearable Tomato and Wearable Banana are Japan's Answer to Apple Watch

Wearable Tomato and Wearable Banana are Japan's Answer to Apple Watch

Japan shows off its quirky gadget loving side again with the reveal of a wearable tomato and a wearable banana. Watch the video...

Feb 20 2015, 1:43am CST

Miss P wins The Westminster Dog Show

Miss P wins The Westminster Dog Show

Miss P is the second Beagle ever to win the show....

Feb 18 2015, 8:02am CST

Uncle Poodle pushing for Here Comes Honey Boo Boo Spin-Off without Mama June

Uncle Poodle pushing for Here Comes Honey Boo Boo Spin-Off without Mama June

Mama June would not be a part of this spin-off....

Nov 4 2014, 7:59am CST

American Horror Story will feature Crowd Darling Pepper again

American Horror Story will feature Crowd Darling Pepper again

The darling of the viewing crowd, Pepper, will get featured in American Horror Story once again....

Sep 12 2014, 9:51am CDT

Softbank's 'Pepper' robot understands feelings

Softbank's 'Pepper' robot understands feelings

Pepper will cost less than $2,000 next year...

Jun 5 2014, 6:13am CDT

Tea Leoni is the Boss in Madam Secretary

Téa Leoni is the Boss in Madam Secretary

Téa Leoni is definitely the boss in the new drama series titled Madam Secretary. She plays a Secretary of State who likes to ha...

May 15 2014, 4:39am CDT

Police Arrest Potato Weilding Man

Police Arrest Potato Weilding Man

Man Uses Potato To Hold Up Two Stores...

Apr 28 2014, 9:30pm CDT

Rare Baby Camel Iliad Born

Rare Baby Camel Iliad Born

A rare birth of a baby Bactrian camel named Iliad took place in Budapest Zoo recently. It is on the endangered species list so...

Apr 16 2014, 10:05am CDT

Rare Baby Camel makes debut at Hungary zoo

Rare Baby Camel makes debut at Hungary zoo

Rare baby camel makes first public appearance...

Apr 15 2014, 2:27pm CDT

Grand Canyon Bison are a Big Problem

Grand Canyon Bison: Bison Cause Panic in Grand Canyon

The bison population in the Grand Canyon is causing what amounts to a big problem. Their sheer number is in itself a cause for...

Apr 3 2014, 3:08am CDT

Archaeologists say 'Camels Don't Belong In The Old Testament'

Archaeologists say 'Camels Don't Belong In The Old Testament'

Early tales of domesticated camels in the Old Testament don’t belong there, say archaeologists in a new blow to Biblical litera...

Feb 12 2014, 3:35pm CST

Rice Recall of Uncle Ben’s Infused Products

Rice Recall Enforced on Uncle Ben’s Infused Rice Products

A rice recall has been enforced on Uncle Ben’s infused products after they caused allergic reactions among youngsters. These pr...

Feb 11 2014, 4:51am CST

California Egg Law Sparks Nationwide Debate

California Egg Law Sparks Nationwide Debate

An egg law that is mandatory in the state of California has sparked a nationwide debate. Many other states, especially Missouri...

Feb 5 2014, 9:45am CST

Can Genetic Engineering Mitigate California's Drought?

Can Genetic Engineering Mitigate California's Drought?

STANFORD, CA–  Water is in increasingly short supply in many parts of the United States.  Here in California, where m...

Feb 5 2014, 5:52am CST

California egg law criticized and challenged by Missouri

California egg law criticized and challenged by Missouri

Missouri is challeging California's egg law, accusing the giant state of infringing the interstate commerce protections of...

Feb 5 2014, 12:25am CST

Plant Virus Jumps 1.6-Billion-Year Species Barrier Killing Honeybees

Plant Virus Jumps 1.6-Billion-Year Species Barrier Killing Honeybees

The mystery of colony collapse disorder in honeybees has a remarkable new suspect – a plant virus that has made a spectacular j...

Feb 1 2014, 12:55pm CST

Honest Tea: A $100 Million Brand 15 Years In The Making

Honest Tea: A $100 Million Brand 15 Years In The Making

Seth Goldman was born to do this As Co-Founder and CEO of Honest Tea, his picture is in the dictionary next to the word tenacit...

Jan 7 2014, 9:16am CST

World's Hottest Pepper is Carolina Reaper Pepper

World's Hottest Pepper is Grown in South Carolina, US

Carolina Reaper is given the title of world's hottest pepper by The Guinness Book of World Records last month. Smokin Ed C...

Dec 27 2013, 2:19am CST

"In Meat We Trust" Gives Carnivores A History To Salivate Over

"In Meat We Trust" Gives Carnivores A History To Salivate Over

Maureen Ogle’s latest book, In Meat We Trust: An Unexpected History of Carnivore America, is a comprehensive history of the Ame...

Dec 20 2013, 10:46am CST

New Turkey Fryer Safety Video Released with Duck Dynasty Stars

New Turkey Fryer Safety Video Released with Duck Dynasty Stars

State Farm insurance teamed up with legendary William Shatner for a cautionary video about Turkey fryers in 2011. The video wen...

Nov 19 2013, 1:13am CST

Potato plus Tomato is Equal to TomTato

Potato plus Tomato is Equal to TomTato

Some thought it was an experiment in genetic modification. But it is more a product of grafting. The TomTato produces both pota...

Oct 1 2013, 4:07am CDT

Illegal GM Wheat in Oregon Under Investigation

Illegal GM Wheat in Oregon Under Investigation

The federal government has discovered the presence of illegally planted GM wheat in Oregon. Most of the genetically modified wh...

May 31 2013, 8:29am CDT

Star Wars Death Start Tea Infuser Hits ThinkGeek

Star Wars Death Start Tea Infuser Hits ThinkGeek

Geeks can drink tea too...

Aug 24 2012, 11:14am CDT

Best Buy Black Friday Video Game Deal for Today features $9.99 Nintendogs + cats for 3DS

Best Buy Black Friday Video Game Deal for Today features $9.99 Nintendogs + cats for 3DS

Best Buy offers a daily video game deal during the early Black Friday sales season....

Nov 21 2011, 1:47pm CST

Early Best Buy Black Friday Video Game Deal features $24.99 Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster for Xbox Kinect

Early Best Buy Black Friday Video Game Deal features $24.99 Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster for Xbox Kinect

Best Buy offers a daily video game deal during the early Black Friday sales season....

Nov 18 2011, 9:47am CST

The iPad 2 Is a Kudzu Vine, Strangling All Competition

The iPad 2 Is a Kudzu Vine, Strangling All Competition

Anyone have some pruning shears?...

Mar 3 2011, 12:41pm CST

Robot Lawnmower from Husqvarna is Perfect for Lazy Geeks

Robot Lawnmower from Husqvarna is Perfect for Lazy Geeks

Robot lawn mower is perfect for the summer...

Feb 23 2011, 12:10pm CST

A $230 Watermelon Cooler; What Will The Japanese Think Of Next?

A $230 Watermelon Cooler; What Will The Japanese Think Of Next?

Every now and then we come across a gadget that just has to make you stop and say, "Wait, what?" Enter the $230 watermelon cool...

Jul 21 2010, 9:01am CDT

Early Black Friday Deal On Santa Spud Mr. Potato Head

Early Black Friday Deal On Santa Spud Mr. Potato Head

Mr. Potato Head is a busy man. In January he was making a funny Super Bowl Ad for Bridgestone and now he is Santa. Entertainme...

Nov 17 2009, 2:00pm CST

Google Celebrates Sesame Street's 40th Birthday

Google Celebrates Sesame Street's 40th Birthday

The Google homepage is getting taken over by Sesame Street characters over the next seven days leading up to the 40th anniversa...

Nov 4 2009, 9:39am CST

Southern RobotX Hybrid RC Lawn Mower

Southern RobotX Hybrid RC Lawn Mower

Mowing my lawn is one of those tasks that I hate having to do each week thanks the sweltering Texas heat. It's no fun to get ou...

Aug 3 2009, 6:27am CDT

A Poodle in Teacup will melt any Lady's Heart on Valentine's Day

A Poodle in Teacup will melt any Lady's Heart on Valentine's Day

You need the absolute cutest Valentine's Day gift available? Look no further; the Teacup Poodle cannot be beaten in cuteness....

Jan 23 2009, 9:05am CST

CES 2009: Husqvarna Automower Solar Hybrid tends the lawn without Fuel

CES 2009: Husqvarna Automower Solar Hybrid tends the lawn without Fuel

The Husqvarna Automower Solar Hybrid is a fully robotic lawn mower partly powered by the sun and uses no fuel or oil. The compa...

Jan 5 2009, 1:56pm CST

World's fastest Lawn Mower Dixie Chopper Xcaliber

World's fastest Lawn Mower Dixie Chopper Xcaliber

The Dixie Chopper Xcaliber is the Ferrari of lawn mowers. The mean looking machine lets you "speed mow" with 15mph. A 74" cut...

Apr 26 2008, 1:00pm CDT

Spookmaster Pumpkin Carving Templates Online

Spookmaster Pumpkin Carving Templates Online

With Halloween only a few weeks away, it’s time to start carving your pumpkins. If a simple pumpkin face with triangle eyes won...

Oct 16 2007, 10:06am CDT