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Plants can hear, taste and feel, as Michael Pollan writes in his latest piece for The New Yorker. But is any of that evidence of intelligence?
Pollan once advised, "Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants." Now, he tells us how to cook it.
What does it mean to eat sustainably?
Ira talks with author Michael Pollan about what the next president needs to know about food and agriculture.
Ira talks with author Michael Pollan about his latest book, "In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto."
What's for dinner -- and why?
Researchers say artificial sweeteners may alter the microbiome and the body’s ab...
Scientists are uncovering the importance of the plant microbiome for fighting of...
We'll learn about new studies that take a census of just what lives inside your ...
The microbes in your gut may help determine if you are thin or obese.
Sinuses, too, are healthier when populated by a diverse colony of bugs.
Researchers discuss how the microbiome might play a role in anxiety, depression, and autism.