The mighty banger is all things to all people ... including vegetarians.
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In the story of Manhattan's Le Pavillon and its irascible manager, a food historian sees the rise and fall of French cuisine in America.
More ale! Anglo-Saxons feasting, according to the Bayeux Tapesty.
When the Normans conquered England, they brought their continental tastes with them.
Local diet is often influenced by other countries.
Is food sovereignty possible in the global world we live in today? Yes, if governments can develop appropriate policies.
Anyone for honeycomb moth larvae?
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If bug-based foods are so good for the planet, why isn't everyone eating them?
Crunchy, and sustainable.
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Humans have eaten insects for centuries, but western diets seem to have lost the taste for them.
Bad for you, bad for the environment.
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In a warming world with a growing population and dwindling resources, we can no longer afford to eat food that's bad for both our health and the environment.
In part two of our podcast on rebooting, we explore what would happen if humanity was wiped out, take a look at a political comeback in France, and get a taste of a revamped US institution.
It may not be burgers for breakfast, but the diets that have launched some big online careers aren't as healthy as you might think.
Is ‘voting with your wallet’ an ethico-political act or an illusion?
Food labels aren't just nutritional information anymore: they're moral statements about everything from fair trade to palm oil. But let's not confuse shopping with effective political action.
Accustomed to abundant, convenient food supplies, Australians have a complacent attitude to urban food security.
The draft agenda for the UN urban development conference in Quito neglects the food systems on which the wellbeing of the world's 4 billion city dwellers depends.
The biggest issue is still getting the kids to eat them.
When botany and linguistics collide: pumpkins are fruits and there's technically no such thing as a vegetable. But try telling that to a five-year-old and see how far you get.
Climate change and the current El Niño have left Africans more vulnerable than ever to hunger.
Economic growth alone won't end hunger. Good policies and programmes are needed, too. Scientists and researchers have a role to play in these initiatives.
A look at the diet of an Olympian – from ancient Greece to Rio 2016.
Chemicals that form in cooked food have been linked to cancer – but the full picture is more complicated.
Hungry children stretch out their hands at a Somalian refugee camp in 2011.
Talking about food is a productive way to understand a complex world. The dinner table is a place where the shame of poverty is most acutely experienced.
Tokyo’s robot restaurant.
Restaurants can open the 'Doors of Perception', too.
Chia, acai, quinoa, guradji - our supermarket shelves are awash with superfoods. They may well be healthy but in attributing magical qualities to these products are we glossing over an often-exploitative global food system?
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Teenagers are heavily influenced by what their friends eat, to the extent that they forget about their parents' cooking.
Scientists are on the hunt – just don't try this at home.