FOOD FEATURES What's the hottest chilli in the world?

What’s the hottest chilli in the world?

All chilli peppers are not created equal – while most people think nothing of slicing a supermarket chilli to add heat to a curry, there are other people who enjoy eating as many of the hottest chillies in the world for pure sport.


Video: Why do honey bees love hexagons?

Honeybees are some of nature’s finest mathematicians. Not only can they calculate angles and comprehend the roundness of the earth, these smart insects build and live in one of the most mathematically efficient architectural designs around: the beehive. Zack Patterson and Andy Peterson delve into the very smart geometry behind the honeybee’s home.


6 ways to cook with Physalis fruit

Physalis fruit, also called Cape Gooseberries, are luscious round yellow fruits encased in a papery wrapper that makes them look like miniature Chinese lanterns. You can eat the fruit raw, poach them or use them to decorate everything from a cupcake to a pavlova to a cheesecake.