via SirsnapsalotThe EU Commission published a transportation plan today that may radically change how Europeans get around in the future, the Independent reports. Included in the proposal, which seeks to cut carbon emissions by 60%, is a plan to remove all conventionally fueled cars from Euro ... More >>
The federal government is investing $60 million in three major studies on the effects of climate change on crops and forests.
Modernist Cuisine for TV? Syfy is debuting Marcel's Quantum Kitchen, a new show starring molecularly inclined Top Chef alum Marcel Vigneron.
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On Tuesday, August 24, one week from today, the sixth and final season of Lost will be released to the public. In commemoration of that milestone (and also the release of the Weezer album entitled Hurley), we offer actor Jorge Garcia in one of his earliest performances -- in a 1998 Hardee's commer ... More >>
Hardee's hopes to boost sales with its new Hand-Breaded Chicken Tenders, dipped in a buttermilk and egg batter, rolled in seasoned flour, and fried. The idea was inspired by its Made From Scratch biscuits.
Scotland is cracking down on food waste with the introduction of special ... More >>
A new study shows that women with college degrees are almost twice as likely to drink daily, and are also more likely to admit to having a drinking problem.
Paul Sevigny in his latest restaurateur role talks about Kenmare and the Beatrice Inn: "I don't know what they're going on ... More >>
The owner of the Santa Monica restaurant that was the target of a sting operation conducted by the team from the Oscar-winning documentary The Cove has been arrested for serving whale meat.
Chris Santos of Stanton Social shops for alternatives to traditional wooden knife blocks, which c ... More >>
To offset falling sales, Whole Foods is planning to return to its natural-foods roots. The chain will launch a "healthy eating" initiative this fall with cooking demonstrations and recipes, shifting its focus from gourmet eating.
[Wall Street Journal]
Fast-food chains have embraced racy adve ... More >>