This is what grocery shopping was like in Moscow in 1986
February 20, 2014, 10:15 a.m. by Shea Gunther
Empty shelves and scarcity were the hallmark of Soviet-era Russian grocery stores. Watch this fascinating video about the Moscow experience.
Before you buy that papaya, get the Shopper's Guide to Avoiding GE Foods
February 19, 2014, 2:23 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The Environmental Working Group created the guide to help shoppers decide which foods should be certified organic or GE-free.
Benedict Cumberbatch counts apples and oranges with The Count
February 4, 2014, 12:29 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
If you’re already jonesing for more Benedict Cumberbatch since last weekend’s season finale of “Sherlock,” this "Sesame Street" video will give you a little fix.
Could GMO apples taint the fruit's good reputation?
January 9, 2014, 12:01 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
A new non-browning, genetically engineered version of the apple could soon be approved by the USDA. Conventional apple growers are concerned about the fruit’s pristine image being tarnished.
Frozen produce may be more nutritious than fresh, study says
December 10, 2013, 2:56 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
If your fresh fruits and vegetables have been sitting around for a while, you might be better off eating their frozen counterparts.
5 recipes for holiday desserts using overripe bananas
November 4, 2013, 2:35 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Get a jumpstart on holiday baking by using the overripe bananas crowding your freezer.