Ice cream seems to be the worst offender in terms of calories. Is there a reason why it has to be so very fattening?
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Everyone knows salt makes you thirsty. However, did you know snacking on sugary foods makes you thirsty, too? Learn more on this Moment of Science.
Drinking pop all day may not be a healthy habit, but can soda actually rot your teeth?
Pregnancy can be a wonderful experience. There’s the rosy glow, the growing baby’s thrilling first kick. Of course, being pregnant has its down side. There’s morning sickness, after all, and then ultimately the painful process of actually giving birth. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
Despite what past diet fads may have led us to believe, carbohydrates are our bodies’ preferred source of energy. All carbohydrates share the same fate of being broken down into sugars that are used to fuel your brain and body. What’s the difference then between simple and complex carbohydrates? Learn more on this Moment of Science.
According to one study, scientists were able to train moths to associate certain smells with food. Learn more on this Moment of Science.
Is TV having dangerous affects on the lives of young Americans? Find out on this Moment of Science.
Learn about the magic of making fried candy bars, on this Moment of Science.
Where in the world are there bees that couldn't care less about flowers, but sure love to sink their mouths into dead animal carcasses?