The Foodee food scanner raises more questions than it answers
September 4, 2015, 1:59 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Our food system is broken and a smart scanner is not going to fix it.
New drinkable sunscreen claims to quench your thirst while protecting your skin
August 19, 2015, 11:58 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The beverage is packed with vitamins, but can these ingredients really replace sunscreen?
Scientists identify world's first fully warm-blooded fish
May 14, 2015, 11:04 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The beautiful, predatory moonfish can warm its own body, just like mammals and birds.
USDA encourages ignoring sell-by date on some foods
April 23, 2015, 10:36 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
In its Week in Review video, a USDA rep says it’s OK to eat that dry pasta several months past its sell-by date.
New Japanese beer claims to have anti-aging properties
April 17, 2015, 8:21 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Who knew the Fountain of Youth would turn out to be an alcoholic beverage?
Congress isn't properly funding its food safety act
April 9, 2015, 4:26 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Congress passed the Food Safety Modernization Act 4 years ago but hasn't backed it up with money.