Tag: Food

Silicon Valley Wants to Cash In on Fasting

extolled its virtues to 650,000 readers, while venture capitalist Phil Libin and others preached about it to anyone who would listen. Their miraculous idea was in fact a very old one: eating nothing at all for long stretches of time.…

Japan’s Mongee is a banana with an edible peel

Hello banana fans.Image: Getty Images Banana fiends, this could be a-peel-ing to you. A Japanese company has developed and begun selling a banana with an edible skin, dubbed the Mongee (pronounced “mon-gay”). SEE ALSO: This avocado looks like a pickle…

Would you eat bread made from crickets?

Image: Shutterstock / Chamille White Would you eat this? A bakery in Finland has rolled out bread made from crushed crickets, said to be the first of its kind.  SEE ALSO: Plant pots made to repel mosquitos have one cool…

Silicon Valley Wants to Cash In on Fasting

extolled its virtues to 650,000 readers, while venture capitalist Phil Libin and others preached about it to anyone who would listen. Their miraculous idea was in fact a very old one: eating nothing at all for long stretches of time.…