Scientists cultivate bacteria from baby poop to make healthier sausages

Well, this lends new meaning to "not wanting to see how the sausage is made." A team of Spanish scientists has been using bacteria cultivated from infant poop in order to ferment healthier sausages. » 2/24/14 3:20pm 2/24/14 3:20pm

7 Foods and Beverages Made Using Ingredients from the Human Body

While eating human flesh may be the ultimate taboo, human microbes, saliva, and even hair have been integral to the making of certain food and beverages. From traditional brews to culinary concept art, here are seven edibles that started, in part, inside the human body. » 12/25/13 10:00am 12/25/13 10:00am

Mice that eat yogurt have bigger balls, exhibit "mouse swagger"

Researchers have shown that male mice that eat yogurt lug around bigger testicles, inseminate partners faster, and produce more offspring than those who don't. And yogurt-eating females give birth to larger and healthier litters. » 5/04/12 1:20pm 5/04/12 1:20pm