All Items Tagged

“Food and Drink”

Jan 30, 2015 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
IBM and Mars Inc. are teaming up to genetically sequence the microbial communities that exist in food production facilities so consumers can be better protected.
Jan 21, 2015 08:55 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
People who drink coffee regularly may be protected against malignant melanoma, the leading cause of skin-cancer death in the U.S.
Jan 19, 2015 07:55 AM ET // Bahar Gholipour, LiveScience
Kids in the United States eat so much pizza that some researchers now argue the food should join the ranks of sugary drinks and fast foods.
Jan 8, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
USDA diet recommendations aim to help Americans make healthy eating choices, but the guidelines may soon take into consideration the impact on the environment.
Dec 31, 2014 10:03 AM ET
It's that time again, when we chase out the old year by popping champagne and welcoming the new. But how did we decide that "bubbly" things were fun to drink? Trace tracks down the answer.
Nov 24, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Dried whiskey looks like fine art when magnified thanks to its chemical composition and a cool aspect of fluid dynamics known as the Marangoni Effect. Continue reading →
Nov 6, 2014 01:41 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
A 44-year-old mother of six ran a 6:28 mile while pausing to drink a beer between each lap. Continue reading →
Oct 28, 2014 04:39 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Too much rain can reduce the concentration of chemicals in tea that make it taste good, scientists have discovered.
+ Load More