News from the Field

Next Generation Is Peaking Before Age 10

When was spending a summer afternoon running through the sprinkler replaced with scrolling through the Twitter feed? When did playing catch get swapped for catching the next episode? According to... Read More

Athletes Are Suckers for Gluten-Free

In the world of nutrition, few things have caused as much controversy as the humble loaf of bread. First, people with celiac disease or gluten sensitivity (only about 7 to 12 percent of the... Read More

Your Dinner Is Printed

Spanish "disruptive center" Reimagine Food will host meals this December challenging the idea that gourmet cooking is only for humans. The meals, to be held simultaneously in Barcelona and New... Read More

Frozen Corpse Found on Mont Blanc

The body of a mountaineer who has been missing for 32 years was found in the Mont Blanc mountain range last Thursday. As the Guardian reports, Patrice Hyvert, a 23-year-old aspiring climbing guide... Read More

Lake Mead Is Drying Up

The water level at Lake Mead dropped to a new record low this week, but it hasn't hit rock bottom—yet. As of Tuesday, Lake Mead was at about 39 percent of its capacity. The drought has taken... Read More