Plantains Are Cheap for Everyone But the People Who Pick Them
Despite their deliciousness and popularity throughout Latin cuisine, it's near-impossible to find organic or fair-trade plantains in stores, and the reasons why are sketchy at best.
A Controversial GMO Study Is Going Bananas
Iowa State University is offering a whopping $900 to people to eat genetically modified bananas that could provide nutritional benefit to people in Africa—but not everyone's happy about it.
Northern Territory Scientists Are Making the Banana Australians Deserve
Like all good things it's going to take cloning, mutation, and a bit of random luck.