Humans have been eating and enjoying cranberries for thousands of years. One small organic family farm near Vesper, Wisconsin, still grows its berries the old-fashioned way, and customers can tell the difference, says the farm’s owner.
Despite the simple sweetness of a scoop of ice cream, this frozen dairy product has a complicated microstructure. And this combination of air cells, ice crystals and fat globules affects the way and rate in which different kinds of ice cream melt and collapse.
Americans love to watch football, no matter their political persuasion. But it turns out that there's a developing divide among red and blue Americans when it comes to whether they let their children play football.
The tension between Russia and the US played out in the life of Joseph Stalin's daughter, Svetlana Alliluyeva, who defected to the US, re-defected to Russia, and finally returned to the US. Journalist Nicholas Thompson shares insights from his friendship with her.
The Midwest United States is buried under a mountain of cold air, dropping temperatures to levels not seen in decades. A weather reporter says it has to do with the jet stream, which may be weakening due to ... global warming?
Cutting down trees releases CO2 and reduces the amount of CO2 absorbed from the air every year. Now, the regional leaders of some tropical and industrialized countries are finding common ground on ways to curb climate change. Living on Earth reports.
Election officials expect a high turnout among young voters in tomorrow's Wisconsin presidential primary, and Reporter Brian Bull spoke to students at the University of Wisconsin and discovered that for many of those voters