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“Food and Culture”

Jan 15, 2014 11:20 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
High-class Scandinavians of the day enjoyed alcoholic mixture of barley, honey, cranberries, herbs and even grape wine imported from Greece and Rome.
Jan 9, 2014 12:09 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The ancient Mycenaeans have a reputation as palace-builders and warriors, but they were also quite sophisticated cooks.
Oct 2, 2013 10:50 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Syria's foreign minister, in a speech to the United Nations, claimed that his government is battling cannibals. Continue reading →
Sep 18, 2013 07:06 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Examples of fantasized, attempted and real cannibalism have been around for millennia. What's behind people eating people? Continue reading →
Apr 17, 2013 12:05 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A 12th-century manuscript contains the oldest known European Medieval food recipes. ->
Feb 4, 2013 08:44 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
An allegedly racist Super Bowl ad isn't the first time the soft drink company has been controversial. ->
Dec 28, 2010 06:08 PM ET // Tim Wall
Inebriation is rampant in the animal kingdom.
Mar 30, 2012 08:50 AM ET // Tim Wall
The common cow's early ancestors were large and nasty and only a small pool were domesticated.
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