Pee-Powered Socks Generate Emergency Electricity
A team of researchers from University of the West of England in Bristol, UK want you to pee in your socks. You know, in case of an emergency. They've developed a novel power system that leverages you...
New Study Confirms That Bananas Are Being Driven To Extinction
When it comes to the world’s favourite fruit, history is repeating itself, with the most popular banana at serious risk from the Panama disease - a fungicide-resistant pathogen that’s crossed continen...
NASA's Given Researchers $200,000 To Turn Human Poop Into Food
The food that will sustain future generations as we colonise our way across space may be none other than our own sh*t, if a new NASA-funded project is successful. The US space agency has allocated res...
Food hack video shows genius way to ripen the fruit in 40 minutes
In a new video from LittleThings.com, DIY expert Jill Urban teaches viewers how to ripen bananas by placing in the oven, which helps the starch in the fruit convert to sugars.
What Happens With Your Body When You Eat Ripe Bananas with Dark Spots?
If you really like bananas, carefully choose the healthiest fruits. It is pretty hard to resist this sweet and delicious tropical fruit, but there is one special thing you should be aware of when buyi...
Harvesting Bananas
There's hands-on care and quality-control at every step as DOLE Bananas make their way from the farms and into a store near you
Despicable Me 2 | Minions Banana Song (2013) SNSD TTS - YouTube
Mar 3, 2012 ... http://www.facebook.com/moviemaniacsDE - - Einfach unverbesserlich - Darsteller / cast: Al Pacino , Jason Segel , Steve Carell , Miranda ...
Excretion
Excretion is the process by which waste products of metabolism and other non-useful materials are eliminated from an organism. In vertebrates this is primarily carried out by the lungs, kidneys and sk...
Banana bread
Banana bread is a type of bread that is made with mashed fully ripe bananas. It is often a moist, sweet, cake-like quick bread; however, there are some banana bread recipes that are traditional-styl...
Grand Nain
Grand Nain bananas (also spelled Grande Naine) are banana cultivars of Musa acuminata. It is one of the most commonly cultivated bananas and a source of commercial Cavendish bananas. It is also known ...
Pee-Powered Socks Generate Emergency Electricity
A team of researchers from University of the West of England in Bristol, UK want you to pee in your socks. You know, in case of an emergency. They've developed a novel power system that leverages you...
New Study Confirms That Bananas Are Being Driven To Extinction
When it comes to the world’s favourite fruit, history is repeating itself, with the most popular banana at serious risk from the Panama disease - a fungicide-resistant pathogen that’s crossed continen...
Piss Christ
Piss Christ is a 1987 photograph by the American artist and photographer Andres Serrano. It depicts a small plastic crucifix submerged in a glass of the artist's urine. The piece was a winner of the S...
Nocturnal enuresis
Nocturnal enuresis or nighttime urinary incontinence, commonly called bedwetting or sleepwetting, is involuntary urination while asleep after the age at which bladder control usually occurs. Nocturna...
Musa basjoo
Musa basjoo, known variously as Japanese Banana, Japanese Fibre Banana or Hardy Banana, is a species belonging to the genus Musa. It was previously thought to have originated from the Ryukyu islands o...
Frozen banana
Frozen bananas are desserts made by placing a banana upon a stick, freezing it, and usually dipping it in melted chocolate. They may be covered with toppings such as chopped nuts, sprinkles, sugar and...
Bananito
The following is a list of banana cultivars and the groups into which they are classified. Almost all modern cultivated varieties (cultivars) of edible bananas and plantains are hybrids and polyploids...
Bananas!*
Bananas!* is a 2009 Swedish documentary directed by Fredrik Gertten about a conflict between the Dole Food Company and banana plantation workers in Nicaragua over alleged cases of sterility caused by...
Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)
"Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)" is a traditional Jamaican mento folk song; the best-known version was released by Jamaican-American singer Harry Belafonte in 1956 and later became one of his signature ...
Honduras Foundation for Agricultural Research
Honduras Foundation for Agricultural Research (Fundación Hondureña de Investigación Agrícola or FHIA), (sometimes referred to as Honduras Foundation of Agricultural Research or Honduran Agricultural R...
Yellow rain
Yellow rain was the subject of a 1981 political incident in which the United States Secretary of State Alexander Haig accused the Soviet Union of supplying T-2 mycotoxin to the Communist states in Vie...
Turbana (company)
Established in 1970, grower-owned Turbana Corporation, is a leading importer of tropical produce in North America, including bananas, plantains, pineapples, and ethnic tropicals. Turbana was the first...
Markku Häkkinen
Markku Häkkinen is a Finnish self-taught botanist, considered one of the world's leading experts on the taxonomy of bananas Forty-six out of the seventy known species of wild bananas have been describ...
Banana
A banana is an edible fruit, botanically a berry, produced by several kinds of large herbaceous flowering plants in the genus Musa. (In some countries, bananas used for cooking may be called plantains...
Guineo
Guineos (pronounced ghee-nay-oss) usually refers to a ripened banana. The term guineo is sometimes used in reference to its ripened counterpart: the yellow (ripened) banana. Some make a distinction be...
Banana powder
Banana powder is a powder made from processed bananas. It is used as a component for production of milk shakes and baby foods. It is also used in the manufacture of various types of cakes and biscuits...
Banana ketchup
Banana ketchup or banana sauce is a popular Philippine condiment made from mashed banana, sugar, vinegar, and spices. Its natural color is brownish, but it is often dyed red to resemble tomato ketchup...