food

Alphabet's New Moonshot Is To Transform How We Grow Food

Posted in Business, Science on 22nd Oct, 2020
by Alex Muller

With the global population growing while climate change begins to impact our ability to produce food, many are calling for a 21st-century Green Revolution.

How is our Nutrition Changing in Times of Quarantine

Posted in Medicine, Science on 12th Sep, 2020
by Alex Muller

An important narrative during COVID-19 has been how vitamins can help fight off the virus.

World Food Supply is Increasing Faster Than Population Growth

Posted in Business, Medicine on 27th Jan, 2020
by Alex Muller

The world population is growing at about 1.1% each year and world food production is increasing at a faster rate.

New studies shine light on long-term effects of intermittent fasting

Posted in Medicine on 29th Nov, 2019
by Alex Muller

The research suggests fasting for just one day a month over many years can lengthen lifespan and enhance cardiovascular health, but as always, the new studies are riddled with caveats.

America's deadly obesity epidemic

Posted in Medicine on 13th Oct, 2019
by Alex Muller

A public health emergency is shortening lives and supersizing health-care costs.