Charcoal vs. Gas

Is there a flavor difference between foods grilled over charcoal and gas? Some think this is a debate of preference like paper vs. plastic or iPhone vs. Blackberry. Actually, there is some science in the chemical reactions that take place when food is grilled over charcoal compared to food grilled over a gas flame. A …

Your Water Footprint

Your water footprint extends beyond the average 80-100 gallons of water you use everyday and includes the water used to produce the goods and services you buy. You may think your morning coffee has 12 ounces of water in it but it is actually closer to 40. Conservation Scientists say most people are unaware of …

GE Recalls Front Load Washers Due to Fire and Shock Hazards

GE is recalling about 181,000 front-load washing machines manufactured between December 2006 and February 2010 due to faulty wiring. These units were made in China and sold between December 2006 and May 2010 for around $700. Seven incidents of flames and smoke damage have been reported so if your unit matches the serial numbers below, …