Why it is recommended not to wash chicken before cooking

What is the first step that you do before you start making something delicious with chicken? The most common answer would be: washing. While it a practice that many of us follow, it is unhealthy to wash the chicken before cooking it. The reason for this is a potential bacteria outbreak. Splashing water over the…

Levitating food could be a thing of the future

Scientists have been experimenting with food for a long time. And the latest turn in those experiments could gift us levitating food. According to a recent study, the scientists at the University of Sussex have reached a conclusion that high-frequency sound waves can be tuned in such a way to make food items float. They…

Detox your body with these food items

After a major celebration, it is imporatant to cleanse your body. The intake of food during celebrations and special occasions always puts our body under the risk of certain health issues. Thus is it important to flush out all the unwanted things from your body once the celebrations are wrapped up. There are some food…

Why it is recommended to keep fruits away from metal containers

Storing fruits can be done in different ways. We can make use of the cupboards or the fridge for that matter. But it is always recommended to keep the fruits away from metal containers. Have you ever wondered why? The reason for this is the potential chemical reactions that could place inside the container. Certain…

This guy got a tattoo to show his love for KFC

There are people who love KFC and then there are people who love KFC so much that they get a tattoo for it. Okay, maybe the second category might be a bit slim, but an Australian guy named Tom Fletcher belongs to this list. He seems to be in love with the KFC burgers so…

Do you know how many hamburgers are consumed every year?

When it comes to fast food, hamburgers are clearly one of the most popular delicacies out there. Almost all of the major food chains serve them and they come in various sizes, shapes and of course taste variations. Though it is an everyday food, there are some staggering facts about hamburgers that could make our…

Chocolate actually fights against tooth decay, study suggests

Consuming chocolate is often considered to be bad for your health. Many people suggest that it can harm your teeth but research has shown that chocolate has an opposite impact on our teeth. A study carried out by researchers at Osaka University in Japan found that some components in the cocoa bean have the ability…

Love cats and Coffee? There is a perfect place for you

If you are a lover of cats and coffee, you should check out the nearest Cat Café. The concept of such cafes is to drink coffee and spend time with cats. While these are available across the globe, it’s most popular in Korea and Japan. The main attraction of these cafes is of course, cats….

The story of the first vending machine

For foodies, vending machines are often a blessing. Though such machines can give anything from newspaper to tickets, they are mostly used for food items and drinks. And the first known vending machine had an interesting story as well. The first one was found back in first-century Roman Egypt and it was made by Hero…