In the early 20th century, botanist David Fairchild traveled the world and brought plants back to the U.S. that we now see as thoroughly American. NPR talks with the author of a book on Fairchild.
Monday is the deadline for Americans to comment on the proposal. The Trump administration reportedly suppressed an analysis that found the plan could cost tipped workers billions of dollars a year.
Scientists are keen to figure out how diet influences aging, including brain health. A 5-year study of healthy seniors found those who ate a serving or two of daily greens had less cognitive decline.
Edible mushrooms, not the psychedelic ones, are low in calories and high in fiber and antioxidants. But despite the hype, scientists are just now looking into how they might fight disease in humans.
Maybe honeybees get too much attention. They are agricultural animals, like sheep or cattle, and they sometimes make life harder for wild bees. In fact, the bees in true peril are the wild ones.
When he started writing the cookbook, chef James Syhabout went to his mother's hometown in Laos to sample the food. Now, he hopes to introduce more people to the cuisine.
There's an explosion of interest in personalized diet approaches and at-home test kits are popping up everywhere. Part of the approach includes analyzing your DNA, but genes can only tell us so much.
Microorganisms play a vital role in growing food and sustaining the planet, but they do it anonymously. Scientists haven't identified most soil microbes, but they are learning which are most common.
When you think of matchmaking, you probably think of Patti Stanger, but I don’t. Matchmaking is part art, part science, and part alchemy. That’s why I’m honored to interview the… The post Three Day Rule – an interview with Talia Goldstein, CEO appeared first on Dating Coach - Evan Marc Katz | Understand Men. Show More Summary
In some Latin American countries, Three Kings Day — Jan. 6 — is a bigger deal than Christmas. As the U.S. Latino population grows, so does interest in the holiday's signature cake, rosca de reyes.
A grape vine in Maribor, Slovenia, clings to the outside of a building in the city center. Its lush leaves form a verdant stipe along the wall, creeping outward from the gnarled cordons. When in season, Žametovka grapes dangle from the...Show More Summary
We’ve all been there. You fall in love. It’s the best feeling in the world. But then, for some reason – timing, money, addiction, infidelity, children, communication, emotional availability –… The post 5 Ways You Can Overcome Rejection and Find Love appeared first on Dating Coach - Evan Marc Katz | Understand Men. Show More Summary
How much you eat matters more than how much you work out. Several apps are designed to make watching your diet easier. We gave one a shot.
During the New Deal, the government set up hundreds of public canneries in small towns. Most have disappeared, but a surviving cannery in Farmville, Va., is getting a boost from local farmers.
There’s an entire self-help world built on women looking in the mirror, taking responsibility and earnestly trying to understand what men are thinking. Men, on the other hand, remain somewhere… The post Why do men not want to understand women? appeared first on Dating Coach - Evan Marc Katz | Understand Men. Show More Summary
My first true Winecast in 5 years to celebrate the 10th anniversary of this podcast and wine blog.
Marriages struggle and collapse all the time because, in many cases, the spouses are lovers and business partners, but not best friends. So, why don’t more women marry men who… The post Should Your Partner Also be Your Best Friend? appeared first on Dating Coach - Evan Marc Katz | Understand Men. Show More Summary
A Toronto pop-up restaurant serves food prepared by chefs living with HIV/AIDS. NPR's Elise Hu talks to Joanne Simons, CEO of the Casey House hospital, about how the eatery breaks down stigma.
The sugar industry pulled the plug on an animal study it funded in the 1960s. Initial results pointed to a link between sugar consumption and elevated triglycerides, which raises heart disease risk.
Harvey Weinstein was the tip of the iceberg. After millions of women shared their #MeToo stories of sexual harassment and assault, the world could no longer ignore this pervasive problem.… The post Why Good Men Were Shocked By the #MeToo Movement appeared first on Dating Coach - Evan Marc Katz | Understand Men. Show More Summary