2016: the fittest year

2016: the fittest year

“Have you felt it? There has been an awakening… ” …of the need to improve ourselves. Early January posts on blogs and news stations often center around “New Year, New You!” We’re encouraged to get fit, eat less, spend...
Basic Taste: evolution of knowledge

Basic Taste: evolution of knowledge

Dairy scientist Paul McNeely conducts a taste test Years ago, NPR interviewed Jonah Lehrer, who gave interviewer Robert Krulwich a history of the understanding of the basic tastes. Greek philosopher Democritus is credited with the first thoughts about the basic...