food

Tasting the Statue

A sculpture on Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth made from 10,000 date syrup tins has inspired a new cookbook by artist Michael Rakowitz....

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Sticking It To The Lord

Along with certain aspects of beard trimming, it would appear the Lord was also dead set against tattoos, what a party pooper....

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Hot News: The ‘Like Illegal Drugs’ Effects of Chilli Peppers

Man develops severe 'thunderclap' headaches after eating world's hottest chili pepper ...

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Buzz, Feed? Keeping up with the Bees

Worldwide importance of honey bees for natural habitats captured in new report...

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Lose Weight Without Exercise? Enter the Fat Conversion Patch

New patch aims to turn energy-storing fats into energy-burning fats ...

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Uncorking Keith Floyd to accompany leftovers

Trebuchet is taking a seasonal break until Jan 2nd. In the meantime we've selected some fine moments for you to enjoy...

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Floyd on Hangovers

Trebuchet is taking a seasonal break until jan 2nd. In the meantime we've selected some fine moments for you to enjoy...

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Did You Guess the Winners of Global Warming?

Climate change may favor large plant eaters over small competitors ...

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Are You Prepped? Post-Brexit Dirty Turkey Terror

Risk of 'dirty' turkey after Brexit if UK strikes a US trade deal...

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Did You Know the Common Ingredient that May Cause Alzheimers?

Canola oil linked to worsened memory & learning ability in Alzheimer's ...

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Can Your Gut Microbiota Change, Regardless of Diet?

Exercise changes gut microbial composition independent of diet, team reports ...

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Be Nice to Cows, Science Says So

Brazilian study shows how small changes on farms can lower stress levels of cattle...

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How do YOU want to die early? Stress or Bad Diet?

Stress might be just as unhealthy as junk food to digestive system ...

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Five Ways to Minimize the Damage Done by Energy Drinks

Identifying ways to minimize the harm of energy drinks ...

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Why You Definitely Don’t Want to Eat Apricot Stones

Man develops cyanide poisoning from apricot kernel extract ...

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If You Like it (Intact) Better Put a Ring on It: Frailty and Older Men

Frailty and older men: Study identifies factors that speed/slow progression ...

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Feel-Good Food: Eating Triggers Endorphins

Eating triggers endorphin release in the brain...

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What Does Dignity Taste Of? Présence Autochtone 2017

As cultural expressions, food sit proudly alongside painting at Presence Autochtone...

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Greening Jungles with Orange Peel

How orange peels revived a Costa Rican forest ...

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How Do Your Gut Microbes Control You?

Gut microbes may talk to the brain through cortisol ...

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Sneezy Does It: Pollen as Fertilizer

Dastardly whitecoats plan botanical cannabilism as plants forced to eat plants ...

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Does Expensive Wine Really Taste Better? Ask Science

When a bottle costs more, the reward center in the brain plays a trick on us...

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Do Energy Drinks Lead to Drug Abuse?

Regular energy drink use linked to later drug use among young adults ...

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In the Hands of Cod – How Fish Unified Europe Before Brussels

DNA from Viking cod bones suggests 1,000-year history of European fish trade...

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Crispy Jellyfish: Coming Soon to a Buddha Bowl Near You

New methods of preparation mean jellyfish may soon be accepted as a healthy snack...

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Great Quails’ Eggs, But a Bitter Taste in the Mouth: The Pips

Metropolitan and erudite in other ways, why do great venues insist on pastiche music?...

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Summer Superfood Alert: Red Algae

What makes red algae so different and why should we care? ...

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More Catastrophe! This time: Brexit and Food

UK not ready for Brexit's impact on food, report warns ...

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Grass Roots and Green Shoots: At Jeremy Corbyn’s Allotment

What's mostly green but red all over? ...

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Eat Yourself Sozzled: Tracking the Alcohol in Red Wine Sauce

Can you get intoxicated by pouring beer or wine into your sauce or stew? New research provides the answer...

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