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Posts tagged grain

August 21, 2012

 

beer flight made with barley

How Is Barley Turned Into Beer?

Did you know that the majority of the world's barley harvest is destined for beer production.

October 21, 2010

 

mortar and pestle

Cookin’ With A Caveman

As it turns out, caveman culinary capabilities may be more advanced than we thought!

February 26, 2010

 

A glass of red wine.

Wine And Beer: Different Types Of Alcohol, Same Basic Process

How are wine and beer similar? How are they different?

December 10, 2009

 

cakemixbugs245

Bugs In Cake Mixes

What is that bug in your box of flour, sugar, or cake mix?

September 9, 2009

 

Thermometer showing high temperature

Global Warming To Seriously Affect Global Health

Ice caps and glaciers are melting. Ocean levels are rising. Whatever is causing it, there's no longer any way to deny that global warming is for real.

July 6, 2008

 

Wheat field under blue sky

The Grain Guard

There is one gene that protects grains against a deadly fungus that could destroy entire crops. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

April 22, 2008

 

Close up of rice cereal

Snap, Crackle, and Pop

It's morning time, the birds are singing, the sun is shining, and your breakfast cereal is making a racket. Why do crisped rice cereals make so much noise?

July 17, 2007

 

Pantry filled with snacks

Unhealthful Health Food

Many granola bar brands lead you to believe the bars are a variety of health food. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 12, 2004

 

Winter Wheat

Did "America The Beautiful" get it wrong? "Winter Wheat" on this Moment of Science.

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