snacking

Technology

Apple Has Patented a Crumb-Resistant Keyboard

Finally, some good news for messy eaters.
Mayukh Sen
3.12.18
hors d'oeuvres

How-To: Throw a Holiday Party

With little to no planning, a strict budget, and about a half an hour's worth of grocery shopping—including a booze run—I threw this holiday party together in an afternoon.
Julia Ziegler-Haynes
12.21.17
Snacks

Study Claims Women Avoid Eating Junk Food in Front of Men

If you forced a woman to choose between a mediocre date and golden slices of fried, salty starch, what do you think she would really pick?
Gillie Houston
3.20.17
Health

We’re All Lying About How Much We Eat

A social policy study released yesterday claims that Britons are consuming 30 to 50 percent more calories than the amount recorded in official statistics.
Daisy Meager
8.10.16
politics

Obama Has Debunked That Weird Rumor About His Almond-Eating Habits

Turns out Obama admitted he is disciplined in his eating habits, but not to the point of counting out seven lightly salted almonds as a nightly snack.
Alex Swerdloff
7.30.16
Health

This Is Why You Should Order Lunch an Hour Early

New research from the University of Pennsylvania and Carnegie Mellon University indicates that the longer in advance people order lunch, the fewer calories it will contain.
Daisy Meager
7.25.16
snacking

Why You Should Sit Far, Far Away from the Free Snacks in Your Office

A new study from Saint Joseph’s and Yale Universities suggests that the forces weighing on our snacking habits are more subtle than they appear.
Nick Rose
5.17.16
snacking

Shocking New Figures Suggest That Britain May Be Eating Less Snacks

A new report from market research agency Mintel shows that Britain’s consumption of chocolate, cake, and crisp snacks has fallen over the past year.
Phoebe Hurst
4.6.16
Health

Lack of Sleep Could Be Why You Have the Munchies

According to a new study from the University of Chicago, lack of sleep may alter brain chemicals in a similar way to the hunger-boosting ingredient found in cannabis.
Munchies Staff
3.1.16
WTF

That Oregon Militia Group Wants You to Bring Them Snacks

Pulling off an armed standoff with the federal government can be damn hard work. An anti-government zealot can get a tad peckish while holing up in a building at a wildlife refuge, warding off federal agents. We’re sure you can relate.
Alex Swerdloff
1.5.16
nutrition

It’s Not Junk Food, It’s You

A study published today in Obesity Science & Practice says that efforts to steer eaters away from junk food have been far too simplistic. In fact, for roughly 95 percent of Americans, junk food consumption plays little to no role in their body mass...
Alex Swerdloff
11.5.15
Work

The Freezing A/C in Your Office Is Making You Eat More

In addition to making you disgruntled, the igloo-like temperature of your office is causing you to reach for more snacks and eat more calories.
Hilary Pollack
8.7.15
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