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March 28, 2011



What Triggers Lactation In Monotremes?

Monotremes, like the platypus, lay eggs and don't have placentas. So how does the mother's body know when to start lactating?

September 20, 2010



The World’s ‘Greenest’ Cow!

This is one pretty outstanding cow. Besides setting world records, this Wisconsin dairy cow is helping the environment too!

February 19, 2010



What Time Of Day Is Best To Feed Infants So That They Fall Asleep?

Find out why mothers who save breast milk in bottles during the day are in for a long night

December 21, 2009



Pasteurized Milk

Why must we pasteurize milk? What are the benefits of pasteurization?

February 20, 2009


Milking cows with machines

Got Milk? Thank the Anatolians from 7000 BC

Scientists developed a technique to identify the residue of fats from cows' milk on ancient pieces of pottery.

June 15, 2008


Electric Beater

Why Milk Won’t Whip

Have you ever asked yourself how does a electric beater work or simply you have never really thought about it but you are know? Tune in and get the answers.

February 2, 2005


What’s for Lunch? Potassium

Need more potassium in your diet? Find out where to get it on this Moment of Science.

October 16, 2003


Lactose Not-so-intolerant

Are you lactose intolerant? Here's the cure to your dairy issues.

September 27, 2003


Male Lactation?

Male lactation: Fact of fiction? That’s the question on today’s Moment of Science. In 1979, a scientist concluded that there is no insurmountable physiological reason that men can’t lactate, or produce breast milk. In fact, there are a couple of cases where elderly men who received estrogen to treat prostate cancer were actually induced to […]

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