There are a lot of differences between eggs, but the differences that typically matter the least are those that you can see. Both size and color of eggs are based on the breed of chicken and the age of the hen...Continue reading
Did you know? 6,000 year old popcorn
Popcorn is truly ancient. Archaeologists have uncovered popcorn kernels that are 4,000 years old. They were so well-preserved, they could still pop. In 2012, scientists discovered popcorn cobs that were grown even earlier — more than 6,000 years ago...Continue reading
Vegetarians- you may relate to this
Despite the numerous science-backed reasons to adopt a plant-based diet -- like lowering your risk of heart disease and possibly living longer -- vegetarians still catch a lot of flak. While fielding groan-worthy questions like "Do you wear leather?", there are a few truths vegetarians undoubtedly come to know. We asked our Facebook fans and Twitter followers to weigh in on what only non-meat-eaters understand.... Continue Reading →
Our choice of activities and happiness
The app Mappiness pings people twice a day and asks them what they have just been doing, who they are with, and where they are. It can also tell what the temperature and weather are. It then asks people three questions:... Continue reading
Meat farmers supporting veganism
It was after Laurence Candy lost most of his dairy herd to bovine tuberculosis that he decided he would no longer send animals to the slaughterhouse...Continue reading
What do you think of hotel mini bars?
hen it comes to resisting the hotel minibar, who hasn't paid $10 for an item that costs $2 at the supermarket at least once? Personal peccadillos aside, there's probably no more pondered feature of hotel life than whether to minibar or not and it's something worth considering when making a booking, rather than take for granted...Continue... Continue Reading →
Mosquitoes & alcohol-What’s the connection?
In many parts of the world, a cool tipple outside brings with it the risk of a mosquito bite. But what effect does the booze in your blood have on the insect itself?....Continue Reading
Taking a holistic view to life
When adulting hits you hard, you are often busy making a life: work, bills, deadlines, food, internet. It’s an endless cycle of getting through the day, one by one. And it can end up in an unhealthy lifestyle— stress eating, wrong decisions, bad habits, arguments. Toxicity not only goes through the body but also in... Continue Reading →
How many meals a day is best for us?
It's likely you eat three meals a day – modern life is designed around this way of eating. We're told breakfast is the most important meal of the day, we're given lunch breaks at work, and then our social and family lives revolve around evening meals. But is this the healthiest way to eat?...Continue Reading