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July 10, 2019

 

The Twin Benefits of Eating Less Meat

Research shows that health models and emissions models join up if people were to consume less meat worldwide, by cutting from their diet 2-3 portions of meat per week.

January 14, 2019

 

Are All Antioxidants The Same?

I've heard a lot about how antioxidants can help prevent disease. Does that mean that I should eat as much antioxidant rich foods as possible?

August 2, 2017

 

Bananas can be ripened by putting them in paper bags.

What Gas Ripens Fruit?

In the Old West, farmers thought the heat from kerosene stoves ripened fruit.

March 6, 2014

 

Is Your Wine Allergy An Allergy To Sulfites?

Have you ever had a bad allergic reaction to wine? If so, you might actually be allergic to the histamines in the wine, not the sulfites.

July 11, 2013

 

The Great Tomato Debate

On this Moment of Science, find the truth about tomatoes. Fruit or veggie?

August 24, 2011

 

The Navel Orange Family Tree

Without seeds, how do you think navel oranges are grown?

February 8, 2011

 

Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Food

Love to bake, cook, or eat food? A Moment of Science brings you some of our best food related articles.

November 22, 2010

 

Cranberries: Pack a Punch of Antioxidants

Here is one item on the Thanksgiving menu that you can indulge in guilt-free!

October 28, 2010

 

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?

June 30, 2010

 

Banishing Wrinkles: From Your Tomatoes, That Is

Scientists have discovered a natural organic compound that will keep your tomatoes firmer and fresher for longer!

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