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01/20/2018 07:41 PM
Paul Bocuse, 'Giant' Of French Cuisine, Dies At 91
The French president and several celebrity chefs mourned the loss of a man who helped re-imagine French cuisine.

01/20/2018 01:00 PM
With A Show Of Hands, Filipino-American Chefs Rekindle Kamayan Feasts
Kamayan is the traditional Filipino way of eating — without utensils. But it's also a generous shared meal of time-honored colorful foods that creates camaraderie. And it's catching on in the U.S.

01/19/2018 05:34 PM
A Peas Offering For The Dairy Aisle: Can This Milk Alternative Rival The Real Deal?
Yellow-pea milk might sound odd, but the founders of Ripple Foods think their protein-rich dairy alternatives could give cow's milk a run for its money and open the door to more plant-based products.

01/18/2018 10:51 PM
Scientists Peek Inside The 'Black Box' Of Soil Microbes To Learn Their Secrets
Microorganisms play a vital role in growing food and sustaining the planet, but they do it anonymously. Scientists haven't identified most soil microbes, but they are learning which are most common.

01/18/2018 07:20 PM
The World's Most Popular Liquor Becomes Scarce On Many Shelves
At 106 proof, China's famous Moutai baijiu liquor is getting hard to find, as bottles are being snatched up by speculators. Its brand parent recently became the world's most valuable distiller.

01/18/2018 05:44 PM
Sugar And Sleep: More Rest May Dull Your Sweet Tooth
When study participants who routinely got less than seven hours of sleep were coached to extend their sleep time, they also changed their diets, without being asked — taking in less sugar each day.

01/17/2018 10:16 PM
U.K. Lawmakers Want To Battle Waste With A 'Latte Levy' On Disposable Cups
The British Parliament is considering a 34-cent tax on to-go cups to encourage diners to bring their own reusable containers. The goal is to replicate the success of Britain's tax on plastic bags.

01/17/2018 06:25 PM
Concerns Grow That Infections From 'Zombie Deer' Meat Can Jump To Humans
Chronic Wasting Disease, a deadly neurological disorder similar to Mad Cow, has been detected in 24 states. So far it has posed no risk to people, but a new Canadian study has prompted more testing.

01/16/2018 10:43 PM
Turning Soybeans Into Diesel Fuel Is Costing Us Billions
The law that requires America to turn some of its soybeans into diesel fuel for trucks has created a new industry. But it's costing American consumers about $5 billion each year.

01/16/2018 08:34 PM
In An Industry Rife With Substance Abuse, Restaurant Workers Help Their Own
Food service is fueled by high stress and late hours; it's easy to see how people in the industry can be susceptible to alcohol and drug abuse. Some who've been there are now offering help to others.

01/16/2018 11:51 AM
Fugu Freakout: Don't Eat The Blowfish, Japanese Officials Warn
A supermarket in central Japan sold several packages of the fish containing potentially deadly parts. Officials have issued a warning to residents.

01/15/2018 06:28 PM
Altering A Species: Darwin's Shopping List
Few scientific discoveries have caused as much excitement as that of editing our genes; yet we owe some of the most stunning wonders around us to old-fashioned breeding practices, says Jimena Canales.

01/15/2018 12:00 PM
Meet The Fearless Cook Who Secretly Fed — And Funded — The Civil Rights Movement
Georgia Gilmore organized black women to cook without raising the suspicions of their white employers, and poured the proceeds into an alternative transportation system for Montgomery bus boycotters.

01/14/2018 12:57 PM
Behind The Genius Of Guinness, Ireland's Most Popular Tourist Attraction
Dublin's Guinness Storehouse is a cross between a museum and a marketing campaign, and an homage to the history and taste of the world's best-known stout.

01/12/2018 05:26 PM
Fearing Deportation, Food Vendors Are Leaving New York City's Streets
Many of the street vendors are undocumented immigrants. Some vendors say they've lost a significant portion of their income — and customers — in the wake of stepped-up immigration enforcement.