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WTF

Harvard Professor Who Apparently Hates Joy Says We Should Only Eat 6 Fries at a Time

This is a personal attack.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.4.18
Health

Eating Tonnes of Fruit Could Stop You From Gaining Weight

According to a new study from researchers at Harvard and the University of East Anglia, eating fruit containing high levels of flavonoids could help prevent weight gain.
Phoebe Hurst
1.28.16
Health

Uptight Harvard Researchers Say Chocolate Isn't a Health Food

Even if flavanols—antioxidant compounds found in cocoa beans—happen to be good for you, you can’t eat a ton of Halloween chocolate and simply sit back and enjoy the health benefits.
Wyatt Marshall
10.29.15
Science

Harvard Scientists Discovered That Pork Skin Can Shoot Out Lasers

You don’t happen to be running a makeshift nip-and-tuck clinic or be an aspiring Bond villain to be pumped by this.
Alex Swerdloff
7.29.15
Health

You Can Probably Stop Stressing About Whether You’re Drinking Enough Water

That whole eight glasses of water thing is a myth. New recommendations are saying that you need way less—and it doesn't have to be in the form of pure H2O.
Hilary Pollack
7.28.15
tofu

Meat May Be Murder, But Tofu Is Too

In Brazil, land is being cleared at an alarming rate to plant every vegetarian's favorite crop: Soy.
Lauren Rothman
1.26.15
Science

Scientists Are Trying to Package Your Potato Chips in Shrimp Carcasses

A new, sustainably-produced type of food packaging makes use of a surprising ingredient.
Lauren Rothman
1.13.15
food service

Your Eggs Will Be Less Rubbery If the Chef Can See You

A study shows that when the people making your meal can see you, they'll put a little more TLC into your breakfast and everyone ends up happier. So you might want to grab those counter seats.
Hilary Pollack
11.21.14