Tagged: fish

Could farmed Norwegian salmon be the world’s most toxic food

Chef Marcus Guiliano is an award-winning chef, green restaurateur, author, real food activist, professional speaker, restaurant consultant & ultra-marathoner. In addition to successfully owning and operating the first Green Certified restaurant in the Hudson...

Algal oil for omega-3s?

Are algal oil supplements a good alternative to standard omega-3 (fish oil) supplements? They seem to be. Derived from various types of micro-algae, algal oil is gaining popularity among vegans and other people who want...

Deep sea nightmare

A Russian trawlerman named Roman Fedortsov has been sharing images of some of the fascinating, peculiar and occasionally nightmarish creatures from the depths that have been turning up in his fishing nets. Fedortsov’s trawler operates...

Sushi for cats recipe

Ingredients: Sea bream Chicken breast Sashimi tuna Broad beans (or edamame) Japanese mustard spinach Bonito broth Corn starch water The history of sushi As with many ancient foods, the history of sushi is surrounded...

Box jellyfish

Many people don’t know that the worlds most venomous marine animal thrives in habitats occupied by humans, is incredibly hard to spot, and has enough venom to kill multiple adults. Nearly 100 people die each...

Can food cause body odor?

All of us have our own “odor signature,” largely determined by genetics, overall health and, of course, personal hygiene. But what we eat can also play a role—which is why researchers who do studies...

Balancing Omega-3 and Omega-6 fats

Most people know about omega-3 fatty acids, the polyunsaturated fats in fish (and some plants) that help protect the heart and may have other benefits. Some research suggests, however, that it isn’t just the...

Pearlfish loves sea cucumber

There are many species of pearlfish. Some live independently, but several make their homes in the bodies of shellfish, starfish, and other marine animals. Indeed, they got their name after one individual was found...

Kings of Camouflage

Meet the cuttlefish, one of the brainiest, most bizarre animals in the ocean. Watch NOVA’s documentary beneath the waves, where you’ll discover a bizarre, alien-like creature like no other. It’s an animal with eight sucker-covered...