Xena Warrior Princess: DNA test cited as first proof of Viking women warriors

Xena Warrior Princess: DNA test cited as first proof of Viking women warriors

Natalie O'Neill | 
The remains of a powerful Viking — long thought to be a man — was in fact a real-life Xena ...
Trial to decide whether coffee must be labeled  as a carcinogen in California

Trial to decide whether coffee must be labeled as a carcinogen in California

Lisa Fickenscher | 
Starbucks and a host of other coffee sellers are fighting a lawsuit that alleges roasted coffee beans contain low levels ...
Coffee buzz: Your genes determine if too much caffeine can hurt you

Coffee buzz: Your genes determine if too much caffeine can hurt you

Paul Sharad | 
When it comes down to it, the main active ingredient in coffee is caffeine. Caffeine is a plant alkaloid that ...
Will DuPont-Dow merger raise global food prices?

Will DuPont-Dow merger raise global food prices?

Josh Kosman | 
The gigantic Dow Chemical-DuPont merger is experiencing some serious antitrust pushback in Europe and some Washington insiders feel it could ...

Former UK ag minister: Neil Young ‘tragically wrong” on GMOs

Owen Patterson | 
Neil Young is following the lead of activists who claim that GMOs are harmful to health, farmers and the environment. This ...
Environmental activists sometimes hurt those they intend to help

Environmental activists sometimes hurt those they intend to help

Naomi Schaefer Riley | 
Addressing environmental concerns is critical to counteract consequences of progress. But some of the causes embraced by activist groups can ...
'Organic mommy mafia' pushes foods based on misleading claims of health and nutrition

‘Organic mommy mafia’ pushes foods based on misleading claims of health and nutrition

Naomi Schaefer Riley | 
“Am I going to be an outcast?” A friend, who recently moved to an upscale neighborhood in Madison, Wis., called ...

Models and actresses sought after for IVF donations

Uptin Saiidi | 
The hottest role these days for a young actress? Egg donor. Egg "agents" are aggressively recruiting models and actresses, whose ...