food science

A Small Glass Of Red Wine Daily Could Be Good For Your Gut

A Small Glass Of Red Wine Daily Could Be Good For Your Gut

Whenever a study emerges to herald the health benefits of drinking any kind of alcohol, it’s often met with a bit of scepticism. (Oh, I see that one’s from the University Of Robert Mondavi!) After all, when it comes to scientific assessments of what drinking does to the body, you…

What’s The Most Dangerous Food Of All Time?

Surveying the whole scope of human history vis-à-vis food, a couple of themes emerge. One is that humans like their food to taste good. Another is that they like it to not kill them. These two qualities often cohere in the same foodstuff—apples, for instance, taste great, and are not…