Apr 2, 2012 Smithsonian.com blogger Sarah Rich talks about how those little, seedless Mandarin oranges became a ubiquitous brand.
Mar 23, 2012 By the end of the month, the Federal Drug Administration needs to decide whether to ban BPA in food and drink containers. Bisphenol A makes plastic more pliable, but some scientists say it may have adverse effects on human health.
Mar 22, 2012 A Los Angeles high-end burger chain is looking to expand east.
Mar 22, 2012 Publishing in the British Medical Journal, researchers looked at four studies covering 350,000 people in Asia and the West.
Mar 8, 2012 McDonald's hopes to boost sales by expanding its options for value-conscious customers, including a new "Extra Value Menu."
Mar 1, 2012 Most of the growth comes from an unexpected source. Politicians jockey to take credit.
Nov 4, 2013 Bangladesh, once a poster child for the food crisis, has made dramatic progress. But will our changing climate sweep away the gains?
Feb 22, 2012 The agency wants to figure out how it would feed astronauts on any future mission to Mars, so it needs people to try to cook and eat astronaut food for four long months.
Feb 22, 2012 The ice cream company jumps in on the Greek yogurt craze.