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Who Moved the chips? The Science of Food Addiction VIDEO: The (Open-Source) Ecologist

Nutrition

Snack addiction; allergy ballads; calories you can get for a dollar; veggie Rx; and more.

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A Nutritional Facts Label for the People, By the People
Eat a Carrot and Call Me in the Morning
INFOGRAPHIC: Calories vs. Price

Farming

Pesticide poisoning; an open source tractor; filming big ag; hippie farmers; and more.

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VIDEO: The Disappearing Farmer
VIDEO: The Farm
Radishes in Suburbia

Food Deserts

Are they over-hyped? A food program revamps mini-marts; Walmart; and more.

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To Eat and Live in a New Orleans Food Desert
Walmart Prepares to Storm the Desert
Who Moved the chips?

Business of Food

An aspiring superfruit; freeze-dried food for survival; fast food ads in Spanish; and more.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Mapping Global Food Spending
VIDEO: The Politics of Food
The Freeze-Dried Food Craze, Seven Things You Should Know
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