There is a fungus that is threatening the future of bananas; it destroys entire plantains, via NPR.
Posts Categorized: food science
Take a mathematical look at the shapes of pasta, elaborating the shape into formulas and computer images, via Wall Street Journal.
Here are some interesting food myths debunked or verified, such as the truth behind the 5 second rule, via The Daily Meal.
Scientists may soon be able to grow artificial meat in labs by merging pig stem cells and horse foetus serum. Frankenburger Lives, via the Telegraph UK.
A recent article from the British Medical Journal calls attention to how chocolate can decrease one’s risk of stroke and heart disease, via The Atlantic.