Phone app allows researchers to conduct concealed food safety observations
October 2, 2015
Smartphones are so ubiquitous, and text messaging and social media activities so common in public places, that no one questions what anyone does with their phone. That pervasiveness allows a phone application to be used in direct, concealed observations without alerting the people being observed.
From cow to cone, 'This is Penn State' goes to the Creamery
September 25, 2015
A lot goes into getting a bowl of Keeney Beany from cow to cone.
E. coli more virulent when accompanied by beneficial bacteria
September 17, 2015
Scientists wonder why some people get so sick and even die after being infected by the foodborne pathogen E.coli O157:H7, while others experience much milder symptoms and recover relatively quickly. Now Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences researchers believe they have discovered an explanation.
Creamery dubs anniversary flavor Birthday Bash
September 1, 2015
Berkey Creamery’s 150th anniversary flavor has a name: Birthday Bash.
Food Science professor wins international Young Investigator Award
August 27, 2015
John Hayes, associate professor of food science in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, and director of Penn State's Sensory Evaluation Center, received the Young Investigator Award at the Pangborn Sensory Science Symposium in Gothenburg, Sweden.