The Science of Healthy Eating

More info: Caltech neuroeconomists have found that your ability to exercise self-control when deciding what to eat may depend upon just how quickly your brain factors healthfulness into a decision (Cr…

The New Science of Aging

According to evolutionary biologist Michael Rose, the conventional 20th century science of aging is dead. The way he sees it, we’re on the cusp of a new scientific era—similar to when Newtonian …

Food science to fight obesity

As the Christmas holidays near, so does the temptation to indulge a little more than usual in all the culinary delights that come with the festive season. Researchers in Pisa, Italy, are investigating…