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May 26, 2011


Man holding tissue to his nose

How Plant Communication And Your Allergies Are Related

Why does pollen from plants make your nose run? The answer involves protein and communication.

May 25, 2011


inside a protein

How Do Proteins Communicate?

Did you know that most chemical messages in your body take the form of a protein?

January 20, 2011


A corn and beans salad

Corn And Beans Grow Well Together… Why?

The Maya knew that corn and beans grow well together, just as in this country some farmers rotate their crops.

November 23, 2010


Various junk food items linked up

Exercise And Healthy Eating Can Sometimes Lead To Weight Gain

Dieting and exercise only go so far in the weight loss battle.

October 29, 2010


Close up of the top half of a pumpkin

Pumpkin Skin May Prevent Germs

Could pumpkins help prevent infections and disease? A new study says, "Yes!"

October 28, 2010


Many pineapples in a row

Pineapple: The Wonder Fruit

Christopher Columbus found Indians in the Caribbean using pineapple juice to soften their skin and to cure upset stomach. Are you a fan of pineapple?

February 1, 2010


Eggs in a carton

The Denatured Egg White

Were you ever curious how does an egg white turn into an opaque gel?

July 16, 2009


Jello in the shape of a human brain

What Is Jello Made Of?

It's pretty easy to guess what most of your food is made of. There is one food, however, that might have you guessing animal, vegetable, or mineral...jello.

December 3, 2008


Malnourished African child

The Bloated Look of the Starving

The stomachs of children who are dying appear ridiculously swollen, as if from over-eating. Is there a connection?

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.

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