Sweet Tomato, Onion, and Cheese Casserole

I don’t like two of the primary ingredients in this dish, yet I will eat an entire pan of it all by myself. Something about roasting the tomatoes and caramelizing the onions brings the flavors together in a way that’s pretty amazing. Read More Sweet Tomato, Onion, and Cheese Casserole

Science News Roundup: 7/3/12

Happy Tuesday, science fans! I hope you all enjoyed the long weekend. Well, technically it was only one second longer than usual, due to a leap second being added to keep atomic clocks in sync with Earth’s slightly inconsistent rate of rotation. But I’ll take what I can get.  Read More Science News Roundup: 7/3/12

On Pizza and Other Vegetables That Aren’t

Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill that declares pizza in school lunches to count as a vegetable serving (so long as it has two measly tablespoons of tomato paste, only 1/4 of the recommended 1/2 cup to be a true serving of veggies). While this is asinine for many reasons, I’ve seen a few people joking that Congress is so dumb they don’t even know that the tomato is actually a fruit. So which is it, fruit or vegetable?  Read More On Pizza and Other Vegetables That Aren’t