September 17, 2014
Artificial sweeteners might unexpectedly increase blood sugar levels in some people, a study of gut microbes suggests.
September 16, 2014
A new report shows that rates of undernourishment have gone down in most countries, but in others, the problem of food access is far from solved.
September 11, 2014
Project Liberty is the first of three commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plants opening this year.
September 7, 2014
The movie casts French cuisine as a kind of villain, Indian food as a hero.
August 18, 2014
More than 46 million Americans—including 12 million children—now rely on local food aid to get by, according to a new study that sheds light on the scope of America's hunger problem.
August 14, 2014
Madagascar researcher Christopher Golden finds surprising connections between the environment and humans.
July 31, 2014
Telling the story of the poisoned vines, an American crime writer finds redemption in a French village.
July 26, 2014
Campers dine in the desert, workers take a midday break, and sweethearts kiss near the Eiffel Tower.
July 17, 2014
What if farms came in from the cold and we grew our food indoors? Powered by 17,500 LED lights, a new Japanese "plant factory" is producing 10,000 heads of lettuce a day.
July 17, 2014
The mapping methods for wheat, which contains a staggering 100,000 genes, were unusually labor intensive.
July 16, 2014
Modern hunger in America shows what has—and hasn't-changed since 1968.
July 12, 2014
July is the month to celebrate the sweet treat, thanks to President Ronald Reagan who issued the proclamation in 1984.
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