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Jun 27, 2015 09:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A man recently claimed to find a rat in his fast-food chicken order; it really was chicken, but why did he think otherwise? Continue reading →
Jun 24, 2015 11:15 AM ET // AFP
Over 100,000 tonnes of chicken wings, beef and pork, some from 40 years ago and rotting, were on the way to restaurants.
Jun 23, 2015 08:22 AM ET
The FDA announced that companies have to remove trans fats from food in the next few years, but what is trans fat? Is it really that terrible for you?
Jun 23, 2015 09:45 AM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Trans fats are a good first step, but many food safety advocates are looking for a bigger leap.
Jun 17, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The high incidence of childhood obesity is partly driven by the fact that many parents and kids don't realize how much they weigh.
Before grabbing a snack, keep in mind that 6 percent or more of potato chips by weight may contain rot.
Jun 11, 2015 12:57 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Eating even small amounts of nuts combats a shocking number of deadly diseases, a new study finds. Continue reading →
May 28, 2015 11:34 AM ET
Have you ever chopped and onion, and you couldn't stop yourself from crying? Why does chopping an onion make you tear up?
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