DailyDirt: How Long Can Food Last?

from the urls-we-dig-up dept

Preserving food in various ways has been a pretty important part of developing stable societies. Without a reliable food supply, it's kind of hard to move forward and to do anything other than creating a stable food chain. But with modern food processing, food can last indefinitely... though it may have gone a bit too far. Here are just a few quick links on a how a few foods stand up to somewhat extreme conditions. By the way, StumbleUpon can also recommend some good Techdirt articles, too.

Filed Under: happy meal, mold, twinkie
Companies: mcdonald's


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    Al Terego, 8 Feb 2011 @ 10:44pm

    Tech dirt Just Jumped the Shark

    What the heck is this? How does food preservation have anything to do with tech. Get this daily roundup crap off the site. We read Techdirt for the quality writing and insight, not to see this.

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