What we’re reading: 5/20

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Heading to the store now!

Time reports a team of food science researchers has figured out a new process for making chocolate that’s healthier and contains more antioxidants.

Why is comfort food so comforting?

Maybe it’s soup. Maybe it’s a grilled cheese sandwich. Certain foods promise solace as much as they do fuel. Why? The Atlantic explains.

We all secretly want one!

How about a pepper mill that shuts off WiFi, TVs, and other electronic devices during your dinner hour. Via First We Feast.

Like K-Cups, only with food

For those nights (or mornings or …) when you Have. No. Time. Meet the Genie, about the size of a coffee maker, which can produce meals using pods of natural dehydrated ingredients. Food in 30 seconds. Boom! Read more in this Reuters article.

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