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The Real Reason Listeria Is So Scary

The common and nasty food-borne pathogen listeria turns out to be much more adaptable and... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
September 3, 2014
Scientists: The American Southwest Faces a “Megadrought”

The American Southwest may be looking at a "megadrought," lasting up to 50 years.

Dan Nosowitz
September 2, 2014
The 10 Best Horns In The Animal World: The Definitive List

Time to end the debate: Here are the best horns, ever.

Dan Nosowitz
August 29, 2014
The Spooky Way Plants Convince Other Plants to Let Themselves Get Killed

What did the parasitic plant say to the host plant it was strangling to death?... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 28, 2014
Bring On the Okra-Stabilized Ice Cream

Why okra could help bring about ice cream with ingredients you actually recognize.

Dan Nosowitz
August 28, 2014
Lionfish Are Seriously the Scariest Fish in the Ocean

When you think of major scourges to our world fisheries, you probably think of overfishing,... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 25, 2014
‘Consumer Reports:’ The FDA Is Recommending Pregnant Women Eat Potentially Harmful Mercury-Laden...

Consumer Reports just released its own study which disagrees with the FDA on both amount... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 21, 2014
Wait A Second, Are There Twigs in My Coffee?

A recent report on possible coffee adulterants was pretty scary stuff. Except it wasn't really... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 19, 2014
Scientists Are Creating Adorable Half-Sized Peach Trees to Make Picking Fruit Easier

Peach breeders at the University of California, Davis are experimenting with a new way to... (more)

Dan Nosowitz
August 18, 2014