Researchers engineer shape-shifting noodles

Sheets of gelatin transform into 3-D shapes when dunked in water; could save food shipping costs. [caption id="attachment_12417" align="alignnone" width="639"] These pasta shapes were caused by immersing a 2-D flat film into water.Image: Michael Indresano…

Mediterranean Diet Has Positive Effect on Brain Volume

A new study adds to growing evidence that the Mediterranean diet has a positive impact on brain health. The study, led by researchers at the University of Edinburgh found that older adults who closely followed…

13 Ways to Keep Free Radicals Away

The holiday season is in full swing, and with it comes time for family celebration while gathering around tables full of delicious foods with seasonal spices! But it can also be a stressful time of…

Cold plasma freshens up french fries

Bad smells from deep-fat frying in restaurants and take-away food venues could soon be eradicated thanks to experiments funded by ESA on the International Space Station. Cooking food such as French fries in hot fat…