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NASA Develops Space Food Bars for Future Astronauts

NASA Develops Space Food Bars for Future Astronauts

The astronauts of the future going into deep space will be eating special food bars....

6 days ago, 2:07am CST

Salt and Protein in Food lead to Post-meal Sleepiness: Science

Salt and Protein in Food lead to Post-meal Sleepiness: Science

Higher protein and salt content in our food, as well as the volume consumed, can lead to longer naps, suggests new research.Res...

Nov 22 2016, 4:35pm CST

Avocado Extract in Food may Prevent Bacterial Illness

Avocado Extract in Food may Prevent Bacterial Illness

Extracts and isolated compounds from avocado seeds can potentially be used as a natural additive incorporated into ready-to-ea...

Nov 20 2016, 3:21am CST

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Celebrity Chefs to Convene at the 13th Annual San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival

There are few annual events that get me as excited as the San Diego Bay Wine + Food Festival—a week-long extravaganza showcasi...

Nov 4 2016, 5:49pm CDT

Where to Get Tacos on National Taco Day

Where to Get Tacos on National Taco Day

While it isn't quite as popular as Cinco de Mayo, today, Tuesday, October 4, 2016, is National Taco Day. It is an excuse for Me...

Oct 4 2016, 10:59am CDT

Food Additive O-methylanisole to Create efficient Plastic Solar Cells

Food Additive O-methylanisole to Create efficient Plastic Solar Cells

Using a food additive, a team of researchers has created environment-friendly plastic solar cells that can be manufactured at r...

Oct 2 2016, 6:49am CDT

Eating Food Off the Floor is not Safe at all

Eating Food Off the Floor is not Safe at all

Food, once dropped on the floor, is not safe to eat, however quickly you pick it up, warns a new study that debunks the widely...

Sep 11 2016, 10:38pm CDT

Eating Food off the Floor isn't Safe No Matter What

Eating Food off the Floor isn't Safe No Matter What

Apparently the 5 second rule is bunk. Eating stuff that has fallen on the floor isn’t safe no matter what....

Sep 11 2016, 4:52pm CDT

Little Kids Exposed to Antibiotics are at Higher Risk of Food Allergies

Little Kids Exposed to Antibiotics are at Higher Risk of Food Allergies

The latest scientific evidence points out that little kids who are exposed to antibiotics are prone to food allergies....

Sep 2 2016, 8:56am CDT

Shopping on Amazon Makes People Healthier

Shopping on Amazon Makes People Healthier

For the last few years, Amazon has been cracking down on people who are paid money for posting positive reviews on items. Howev...

Aug 29 2016, 10:29am CDT

Edible Food Packaging Created from Milk Proteins

Edible Food Packaging Created from Milk Proteins

Apparently, an eatable food wrapping has been created from milk proteins....

Aug 24 2016, 2:35am CDT

Use Alternatives to Food to Comfort Infants: Study

Use Alternatives to Food to Comfort Infants: Study

Parents could reward infants with activity or cuddling rather than food, encouraging healthy behaviour and lifestyle in the fu...

Aug 23 2016, 7:19pm CDT

Edible Food Packaging will Help Reduce Waste in the Future

Edible Food Packaging will Help Reduce Waste in the Future

Scientists are developing a milk-based food packaging that will be biodegradable, sustainable and ediable...

Aug 23 2016, 9:15am CDT

Bananas May Go Extinct

Bananas May Go Extinct

If you like to have a banana with your morning breakfast, you might want to find a new treat to replace it. Scientists have bee...

Aug 16 2016, 10:17am CDT

Enjoy-A-Bowl Tricks Your Pet Into Believing Eating People Food, Keeping them Healthy

Enjoy-A-Bowl Tricks Your Pet Into Believing it is Eating People Food, Keeping them Healthy

Cats and dogs that love what you eat are at risk of getting seriously sick. Pets should not eat our food, but what if they just...

Jul 27 2016, 3:26am CDT

Americans Just Can't Stop Wasting Food, Says Study

Americans Just Can't Stop Wasting Food, Says Study

Survey reveals many people felt guilty of throwing out food, but believe its hard to stop....

Jul 24 2016, 11:20am CDT

Cockroach Milk Proteins Fantastic Food Supplement

Cockroach Milk Proteins Fantastic Food Supplement

The sight of cockroaches may evoke disgust but they can be a boon for human health, said a team of scientists who have shown...

Jul 18 2016, 9:04am CDT

Pokemon Go First Fast Food PokeStop can be McDonald’s

Pokemon Go First Fast Food PokeStop can be McDonald’s

Pokemon Go is to hook up with McDonald’s for a highly profitable venture. It looks like there is strength in numbers....

Jul 16 2016, 4:38am CDT

Color Vision Helps Birds Find Food, Right Mates

Color Vision Helps Birds Find Food, Right Mates

The same color vision that allows us to distinguish between a ripe and unripe fruit or recognize our own species is also found...

Jun 18 2016, 10:53pm CDT

Colour vision helps birds find food, right mates

Colour vision helps birds find food, right mates

London, June 17 (IANS) The same colour vision that allows us to distinguish between a ripe and unripe fruit or recognise our ow...

Jun 17 2016, 9:05am CDT

Nearly All Pop Stars Endorsing Unhealthy Food and Drink

Nearly All Pop Stars Endorsing Unhealthy Food and Drink

The latest evidence is just in on the matter. According to the experts, nearly every food and drink promoted by musicians, who...

Jun 6 2016, 4:48am CDT

Bitter Plant Extract Amarasate can Suppress Food Intake

Bitter Plant Extract Amarasate can Suppress Food Intake

There could soon be a pill to reduce your calorie consumption as researchers have identified a bitter plant extract that can su...

Jun 6 2016, 3:55am CDT

FDA Wants to Cut Sodium in Food

FDA Wants to Cut Sodium in Food

The FDA is to lay down the law as far as nutritional guidelines are concerned. It will cut down on the sodium chloride content...

Jun 2 2016, 8:05am CDT

Climate Change Raises Amount of Toxins in Food

Climate Change Raises Amount of Toxins in Food

Many scientists are reporting the fact that the food supply turns toxic due to climate change. Global warming is thus destroyin...

Jun 2 2016, 6:09am CDT

FDA to Redefine Healthy Food

FDA to Redefine Healthy Food

The FDA is ready for a makeover. It will rehaul its age-old definition of the term “healthy food” and bring it closer to the re...

May 12 2016, 8:41am CDT

Fast Food Leads to Phthalate Poisoning

Fast Food Leads to Phthalate Poisoning

The latest scoop suggests that consuming junk food on a regular basis leads to phthalate poisoning....

Apr 14 2016, 6:22am CDT

El Nino can have huge impact on marine food chain: Study

El Nino can have huge impact on marine food chain: Study

New York, April 5 (IANS) El Nino - the climate cycle that develops along the tropical west coast of South America every three t...

Apr 5 2016, 3:18am CDT

5 Ways Food Startups are Changing the Way Consumers Eat

5 Ways Food Startups are Changing the Way Consumers Eat

It seems like the lives of people in every generation are busier than those of their predecessors. People scramble to make dead...

Apr 3 2016, 1:24am CDT

Storks Diss Winter Migration in Love of Junk Food

Storks Diss Winter Migration in Love of Junk Food

Birds such as storks are seen to forgo cold weather journeys due to the lure of trashy food scraps....

Mar 16 2016, 4:42am CDT

Starchy Food Increases the Risk of Lung Cancer

Starchy Food Increases the Risk of Lung Cancer

A new study has shown a link between glycemic index (GI) and lung cancer....

Mar 12 2016, 5:18am CST

Americans Eat Too Much Ultra Processed Food, Says Study

Americans Eat Too Much Ultra-Processed Food, Says Study

More than half of calories in the US diet come from ultra-processed food and contributes to 90% added sugar intake....

Mar 10 2016, 9:26am CST

Raw Meat and Processing Food Played Key Role in Human Evolution

Raw Meat and Processing Food Played Key Role in Human Evolution

Our ancestors inability to chew meat helped us make who we are today....

Mar 10 2016, 1:47am CST

Urgent Need to Protect Africa’s Food Supply From Climate Change

Urgent Need to Protect Africa’s Food Supply From Climate Change

Africa’s food crops are in danger of collapse due to the phenomenon of climate change which has become the worst scourge of the...

Mar 9 2016, 6:10am CST

Sleeping Less May Equal More Food Cravings

Sleeping Less May Equal More Food Cravings

If you are getting too little sleep, you might be activating the same chemical pathways in your brain that could lead to height...

Mar 4 2016, 7:45pm CST

Decline of Bees and Other Pollinators Could Threaten World Food Supply, UN Report Warns

Decline of Bees and Other Pollinators Could Threaten World Food Supply, UN Report Warns

Thousands of species of pollinators including bees, butterflies, wasps, birds and bats are at risk of extinction....

Feb 27 2016, 11:48am CST

Phresh Food Protectors Enhance Fruits and Vegetables Shelf Time by three Times

Phresh Food Protectors Enhance Fruits and Vegetables Shelf Time by three Times

Israeli startup Phresh unveiled an organic solution to protects fruits and vegetables from spoiling....

Feb 22 2016, 11:33am CST

Study of Yeast Proves Food Quality Affects How Our Genes Behave

Study of Yeast Proves Food Quality Affects How Our Genes Behave

A study published in the journal Nature Microbiology and titled “The metabolic background is a global player in Saccharomyces g...

Feb 19 2016, 8:08pm CST

Beluga Whales Dive Deep to Eat Maximum Food, Study Reveals

Beluga Whales Dive Deep to Eat Maximum Food, Study Reveals

New study sheds light into migration and feeding pattern of rare beluga whales...

Feb 14 2016, 2:55am CST

Food Astronauts Eat on the Mission to Mars

Food That Astronauts Eat On The Mission To Mars

What the diet of the astronauts will be on their mission to Mars when it does take place is a question worth asking....

Feb 12 2016, 6:22am CST

Human skulls

Fossils Study Proves Early Humans Had Glass Jaws, and Couldn’t Have Eaten Hard Food

Scientists used to think Australopithecus sediba, a species of early human, ate hard foods consisting of tree bark, leaves and...

Feb 8 2016, 12:21pm CST