Big Picture Science – Our Tasteless Show: Homaro Cantu
by Gary Niederhoff on March 11, 2013
Part 3 of Our Tasteless Show, featuring Homaro Cantu, chef and owner of restaurants Moto and iNG in Chicago, chairman and founder of Cantu Designs Firm, on the magical properties of the miracle berry.
Could your favorite Earthling also be your favorite Martian?
Allow me to respond: The answer is "yes." It's possible that billions of years ago, tiny bits of biology quit the Red Planet and infected ours. If so, your family tree -- and that of every other terrestrial life form -- has its deepest roots not in the ancient oceans of Earth, but... (read more)