Friday Food Fables Nov 10th edition

It has been a slow week this week for science news. Something about an election over here is distracting people. While I keep away from politics on this blog I do love this fact: A Woman’s Place is in the House.

Asparagus and pee, also try stinky aspargus pee. All I can say is that I must be a super senstive asparagus sniffer!

Dave Munger reports that chocolate does not cause hyperactivity.

Molecule of the Day reports on potassium iodide.

Does healthy food taste bad, or is it just our subjective opinion? Jonah at the Frontal Cortex reports.

Eating Fabulous reports on probiotics and eczema.

New Scientist (subscription required) on Fake Food.