Arctic seed vault grows as defense against food crisis

In light of President Donald Trump's rise to power, some people are seriously worried about the planet's health. Count The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists among that group, since they recently pushed the Doomsday Clock to two and half minutes to mi…

Thistle launches meal kits to make nutritious baby food at home

Thistle Baby sends pre-measured ingredients and recipes to parents who want to make their own baby food. Food delivery startup Thistle was never been in the business of making meal kits, those boxes of pre-measured ingredients and recipes to help customers cook at home. The startup’s married cofounders, Ashwin Cheriyan and Shiri Avnery, thought that prepared meals, ready-to-heat or raw and ready-to-eat, were a better fit for their busy customers. Meal kits, they said, felt like time… Read More

Steak Tacos

Steak Tacos

Steak Tacos Hi there! I need your help to turn my kitchen in a Mexican restaurant. For a few days I`m craving of steak tacos. I never made any Mexican food but it`s never too late. With you in my team I`m sure the best steak tacos are going to be done in just few seconds. Take this game seriously and learn to decorate delicious tacos with beef, vegetables and different sauces. Enjoy the steak tacos!

‘Final Fantasy XV’ is actually a cookbook

Food is pretty important in Final Fantasy XV — and it's not just obvious Cup Noodle product placement either. Meals add to your vitality and strength, increase magical resistances and even offer the chance of more experience points to grow your team…

Uncorking innovation with Treasury Wine Estates in Napa

Treasury Wine Estates vineyards. The ancient craft of wine making conjures romantic notions of hand picked vines, and bare feet crushing grapes. However, wine production today is a thoroughly high-tech affair. Degree programs in viticulture and oenology, from Cornell University to UC Davis, reflect advances in the industry. Professors and courses there now focus on topics like “environmental control, and modified… Read More

Tell wants you to eat like a celebrity chef

View from above friends eating at restaurant table Figuring out where to eat is often a headache. While there are a plethora of restaurant-discovery apps and sites already out there, one app, available today, aims to make the process a lot easier. Tell, available now for iOS, is yet another food-finding app — but two things set it apart from the rest. First, it trades in reviews for simple recommendations, because, at the end of the… Read More

Amazon’s latest Dash button will send you a randomly assorted box of candy

peek_inside_1 Amazon’s latest (physical) Dash button is like a “I’m Feeling Lucky” for candy.
When pressed, the button will send you a box with a random assortment of small-batch candy made by “artisans from across the nation.” The box will cost $18 (with two-day free Prime shipping, of course) and can be ordered as many times as you want.
The program is called Prime… Read More

Drone delivery startup Flirtey raises $16 million to become a next-gen UPS

Flirtey's delivery drone. Drone delivery startup Flirtey has raised $16 million in Series A funding to bring its high-flying service to new customers, companies and possibly countries. Earlier, the startup raised $120,000 in seed funding and participated in the Y Combinator accelerator. Flirtey was also the first company to attain FAA approvals to conduct a drone delivery in the US in 2015. That fact helped it… Read More