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A scientist of food serves up in Kendall Square – Metro – The Boston Globe

“‘He is an adventurer. He explores places that are not easy to go, and he is not afraid of that,’ said Remy Spengler, who helps Edwards run Le Laboratoire in Paris, an art… Continue reading

The New Science of Taste: 1,000 Banana Flavors

Synergy Flavors, an Illinois company that makes ingredients for ice cream, yogurt and other products, says its flavoring formulas currently number about 80,000, up sharply from around 13,000 in 2002. It has about… Continue reading


[In love] one must balance a respect for proof with a fondness for the unproven and the unprovable. From the book, “A General Theory of Love”