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Penguins love eating fish but probably can’t taste them

You’d think that penguins would love the meaty taste of fish, but it turns out that they may not be able to taste their food much at all. A new genetic study out of the University of Michigan finds that penguins appear to have long ago lost the ability to taste sweet and bitter flavors, as well as the savory, meaty flavor known as umami. Together, sweet, bitter, and umami make up three of the five basic tastes. The other two, sour and salty, may still be present in penguins. The findings are being published today in Current Biology.

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3D printed tableware to reinvent the eating experience

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The people of TourDeFork are… culinary creative consultants! They try to find new ideas for making the stuff you use at the table more cool. Their work in general is good, but the best is probably their recent experiments with 3D printing. Under the title “The Future of DIY“, they released a series of cool […]

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Jawbone’s new Up app makes healthy eating a whole lot easier

Jawbone’s Up bracelet has become perhaps the industry’s most versatile fitness tracker, thanks to powerful sleep and activity monitoring. For its next act, Jawbone is turning its focus to weight loss — more specifically, to food. Eating right is an obviously crucial part of getting and staying healthy, not to mention the one that’s typically most overlooked by the bracelet-wearing health junkies of the world. So Jawbone is releasing an update to its app, Up 3.2, which aims to make it easy to track what you eat — and to eat a little better as well.

First, there’s a revamp in food logging itself, previously a tediously manual search-driven process that Jawbone’s Travis Bogard tells me led too many Up users to simply give up trying at all….

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Pairing Food and Music with Supper.mx: A web and Spotify app that delivers playlists selected by famed chefs (even Kelis) for preparing and eating food

Pairing Food and Music with Supper.mx


Centuries of study have been dedicated to pairing food and wine, but music has long been an important part of the cooking process, as well as the dining environment. The passionate, music-loving app developers at Artisan…

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Beautifully designed healthy eating book is a winner

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A healthy eating book that will inspire you to stick to your New Year’s resolutions
    




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Word of Mouth Paris: Bars and Restaurants: From hidden gems to the classically French, our top picks for eating and drinking in La Ville-Lumière

Word of Mouth Paris: Bars and Restaurants


by David Graver and Katie Olsen Everybody has a recommendation to offer regarding a trip to Paris; those who have visited “La Ville-Lumière” claim a favorite spot and are ever-eager to share it. Generally, however, they’re all quite personal or, on the contrary, quite touristy. It’s a city known for…

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The designer’s guide to eating the right food

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Despite this example of his work, freelance illustrator Aaron Miller avoids junk food
    




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Thank You For Coming: LA’s innovative approach to eating with eccentric chef-artist collaborations

Thank You For Coming


by Mya Stark It’s not an exaggeration to say we’re living in a golden age of the art of food. Handcrafted, molecularized, sourced from every corner of the globe or as close as our own backyards, the contemporary flourishing of creativity in the…

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