The hunt for food is the dominant activity in the lives of all animals, and the collection, growing, and hunting of food was the primary occupation of human beings for thousands of years. Although technological advances mean far fewer people take part in the production of our food these days, the preparation, consumption, and enjoyment of food remains a significant factor in our lives.
Contamination Contamination
What's got into you?
Preparation Preparation
Making it and selling it.
Culture Clash Culture Clash
Food around the world collides.
Dining Rituals Dining Rituals
Table manners and modes.
Odd Ingredients Odd Ingredients
Elements of what we eat.
Warnings Warnings
Beware of ingestibles.
Food Origins Food Origins
How certain popular dishes began.