Has the Ultimate, Complete Meal Replacement Arrived?


  According to the creators of Soylent™, yes. Soylent is a vegan, lactose-and-nut-free drink or dehydrated powder specifically designed to provide up to a quarter of a person’s daily recommended vitamins, minerals and calories in a single serving. On paper, Soylent is a complete, seemingly well-rounded meal replacement, but is this flavorless, oil-rich drink really … Continue reading Has the Ultimate, Complete Meal Replacement Arrived?

Dr. Shybut Goes to Washington: Behind the scenes of science news and science writing


Mikel Shybut Mikel is a fellow at the Genetic Expert News Service (GENeS) in Washington, D.C. from the University of California, Berkeley where he recently earned his PhD in plant biology. He is funded by the UC Global Food Initiative as part of the communication, literacy and education for agricultural research (CLEAR) project. Mikel in … Continue reading Dr. Shybut Goes to Washington: Behind the scenes of science news and science writing