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July 16, 2013

 

assorted insects on a white board

A World Without Insects

A world without them might not be as nice as we might think...

April 5, 2013

 

green apple from side

Applesauce Harnesses The Power Of Osmosis!

Applesauce recipes call for sugar, to heighten the sweetness. The recipe is very specific about when to add the sugar--after the apples have cooked. Why?

October 11, 2010

 

japanese_apple

How To Grow The Perfect Apples

The Japanese technique of apple growing is the perfect combination of science and art.

September 16, 2010

 

red apples

An Apple A Day Keeps The Catastrophe Away!

How did the apple manage to survive what killed off the dinosaurs?

February 5, 2008

 

Black Banana in Fridge vs Yellow Banana in Room Temperature

Cold Potatoes, Black Bananas

Some fresh produce does well when we stick it in the refrigerator. However, for other types of produce the refrigerator is a big mistake. Why?

October 17, 2007

 

Grapes And Apples In A Basket

Clones in Your Grocery Bag

Where do apples come from? Simple question, right? A seed is planted, the seed grows into a tree, and the tree makes apples. Where do seedless grapes come from?

March 26, 2007

 

a glass of apple juice and three apples

Apple Juice: Cloudy or Clear

Here is something to think about next time you buy your groceries!

January 2, 2006

 

watermelon_seeds

Seed Swallower

Mmm, there's nothing like a fresh slice of watermelon until, oops, you just swallowed a seed!

March 10, 2005

 

Apple Rap

You know the saying, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away”? What do apples really have to do with healthy living? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 3, 2005

 

Crunchy, Indigestible Goodness

We’ve all heard how important fiber is in our diet, but what’s so great about fiber? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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