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Apollo 13 was the third Apollo mission intended to land on the Moon, but a mid-mission oxygen tank rupture severely damaged the spacecraft and forced the lunar landing to be aborted.
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A company in San Francisco wants you to eat meat without having to slaughter animals, and is already growing real meat—cultured meat—in small quantities using cells from cows, pigs, and chickens. But will it appeal to everyone? Will it satisfy the plant-based lifestyle choice of vegans?
One prize of a gift certificate to Caskers for the value of one bottle of Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 15 Year Old Bourbon. Single entry.Value: $149. Expires: June 9, 2016
Ten prizes of Lindt chocolate for a year. Single entry.Value: $1,000. Expires: June 9, 2016
Win a suite of Jenn-Air appliances to be selected by the winner.Value: $26,000. Expires: April 15, 2016
Cheese: A whole spectrum of flavors, and it’s good for you too. (cc) Jessica Spengler If names like Emmental, Roquefort, Monterey Jack, Brie, and of course Cheddar get your mouth watering, you’re obviously a cheese lover. (On the other hand, if names like Dorset Blue Vinney, Czechoslovakian sheep’s milk cheese, Venezuelan Beaver Cheese, and Wensleydale
Mealworms: High in protein, cheap to produce, and oh, so tasty! (cc) Wageningen University Imagine sinking your teeth into a big, juicy burger. Or maybe slicing into a tender steak. Or dipping your spoon into a steaming bowl of spicy chili. Now imagine that all of those dishes are made, not from beef, but from
Eating right doesn’t meaning over-eating or wasting food. (cc) epSos.de Are you bugged by the rising cost of food? Is there anything you can do? One simple solution: Waste less. According to new research by the Natural Resources Defense Council, Americans throw away 40 percent of food in the U.S., the equivalent of $165 billion
It looks like food, but is it? If some large corporations get their way, it may end up on your dinner table whether you want it or not. (cc) Peter Blanchard Are you eating genetically modified food? Do you want to? Do you have the right to decide? A bill heading to the U.S. House
A dinner party can be a lot of fun. But if this scene makes you tremble with fear, you’re not alone. (cc) Elin B @ Nordic Touch If you thought that inviting someone to a dinner party would make their day – think again. New research from Weight Watchers UK reveals that such an invitation
The TRIPLE DOUBLE OREO cookie combines two layers of OREO creme, one chocolate and one original, with three layers of crunchy, chocolaty OREO cookies. In early May, word of the yet-to-be released TRIPLE DOUBLE OREO cookie reached the Internet and within hours, OREO fans were buzzing throughout social media about this new take on the
GourmetGiftBaskets.com’s record-breaking cup of coffee. GourmetGiftBaskets.com Caffeine addicts beware: GourmetGiftBaskets.com has broken the Guinness World Record for the Largest Cup of Coffee at Blog World Expo, in Las Vegas Nevada. The record in the making began brewing at 4 a.m. PST October 15 and the last cup was poured in right before 12 p.m. A