Cannibalistic Hamsters and Corn-Based Diets

A change in food caused hamsters to eat their own pups

I’m not sure there’s such a thing as “hamster people” but if there is, my sisters and I were it.

I can’t even recall how many hamsters we had as kids. I remember one was named Nala during an obsessive Lion King phase, but otherwise they don’t hold much significance in my…



What is fiber and why are we supposed to eat it!? Do you have no idea what probiotics are? I’m a trained food scientist hoping to help everyone understand what’s in their food and why, because once we are educated we no longer have to live in fear of what we eat.

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I’m a food scientist by PhD, a science writer, and a YouTuber. I’m fascinated by food science and enjoy writing and sharing what I’ve learn.