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Google is getting into the food truck business -- well, sort of. The tech company is teaming up with food trucks across the country to give people food in exchange for quick photo-finding skills.
Saori Kako, who has worked as a rice-cooker developer for Panasonic since 1992, has become so skilled in the art of making rice that she can tell the weather just by studying taste and texture.
The most unexpected beneficiary of the EF-5 tornado that struck Joplin, Missouri, on May 22, 2011 was a fungus named Apophysomyces.
Between 30 to 40% of food goes uneaten in the United States. When food ends up in landfills, it contributes to the third largest source (18%) of human-induced methane emissions.
One-third of Americans depend on seasonal or rain-dependent streams for drinking water, and 70-percent of electricity in the Northwest is supplied by hydroelectricity.
Although some algal blooms can produce toxins that are dangerous for animals and humans, a bloom doesn't have to generate toxins to wreak havoc on its environment.
These thumbnail-size animals may look like jellyfish stripped of their tentacles, but they're actually a lot weirder than that.
Sep 8, 2012; 5:00 AM ET With shorter days and colder nights in the fall and winter, some people develop seasonal affective disorder. When shopping for lightbulbs to treat the 'winter blues,'consider energy-efficient bulbs.