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BBC: Are you missing out on vital minerals?

Many people in the UK are not getting the recommended amount of some vital minerals, leading to symptoms including fatigue and lethargy,...

BBC: Japan’s unknown indigenous cuisine

Long before Japanese food became so emblematic, with sushi and shabu shabu, ramen and yakitori prized the world over, there was another...

CNN: The latest US food trend is 1950s nostalgia with the return of carhops

When the coronavirus pandemic shut down his restaurants, Colton Weiss knew that to survive, he would need a creative (and safe)...

BBC: The surprising truth about pavlova’s origins

Australians and New Zealanders have long argued over who invented the pavlova, but the authors of a new book have found the...

NPR: Exotic Australian Fruit May Help Save Florida’s Citrus Industry

There's some good news in the long-running battle against a disease that's devastated Florida's signature crop, oranges. Researchers are developing tools to...

CNN: 7 easy summer recipes that celebrate farm-fresh fruits and vegetables

Ahhh, summer! As the season approaches, I look forward to getting my fill of local succulent strawberries and blueberries, tender asparagus, tasty...

BBC: Is it safe to microwave food?

Despite being a kitchen workhorse for decades, few household items have been more divisive than the microwave. It’s hailed as a lifesaver...

AP: Sure, throw hot dogs on the grill. But don’t forget bananas

In this pandemic summer, who doesn’t want to eat and cook outdoors? And if you’re firing up the grill, don’t forget dessert.

BBC: Vegetable paella

This vegetarian paella uses mainly store cupboard ingredients, including roasted red peppers, chargrilled artichokes and black olives, all from a jar....

BBC: India’s original “turmeric latte”

The West has discovered turmeric only in the last decade or so and has lost no time in touting it as a...

BBC: Will Coronavirus end India’s tapri chai culture?

On a normal afternoon in Delhi, before the coronavirus pandemic took hold of the country, office workers would be seen emerging from...

BBC: How a South Korean comfort food went global

In the painful aftermath of the Korean War, one woman’s recipe for a survival stew quickly spread across the country. Now, it’s...

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[Champagin] C-U PRIDEFEST Sep. 25-27

Pride Fest is going virtual! Stay apart but rise united with LGBTQ+ community. Uniting Pride of Champaign County will be offering a full schedule...

COV-Course: A Free, Non-credit Course Open to Illinois Alumni

A new University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign course, COV-Course: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Pandemic, will offer a comprehensive, interdisciplinary understanding of...

Illinois enrollment remains above 50,000

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s 2020 enrollment is 52,331, surpassing last year’s record of 51,196, a status administration officials...

[Urbana] Take a Child Outside Week September 18 – 27

National Take a Child Outside Week begins September 18. The week encourages adults to take their children outside to explore and discover...