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How to eat sustainably without sacrificing your favorite foods
The food system is complicated, but these tips are simple.
What is umami? No, really.
It translates to 'mouthfulness.'
Quick fixes for common cooking mistakes
Culinary creation can be a delicate balancing act.
What would a dinosaur taste like?
Don't tell us you've never thought about it.
How to chop tearless onions, and 9 other genius microwave hacks
Ask not about the limits of your microwave, but about its endless possibilities.
What are calories?
The difference between energy in and energy out is not as simple as it sounds.
How to enhance your senses of smell and taste
Upgrade your olfactory software.
This strange condition could explain why your tongue feels weird
You’ve heard of auditory and visual hallucinations, but what about oral phantoms?
There’s a science to food pairing, and you can learn it here
Reading charts, learning aromas and textures, and understanding how one ingredient—in this case garlic—can be altered by the way it’s prepared.
How mystery flavors confuse our taste buds
People have tried to guess what’s behind the White Mystery Airhead for ages, but no one’s gotten it right so far.