Genomics uncorks climate-tolerant wine grape varieties

Just in time for wine Wednesday, scientists have discovered a new sequencing process that will help breed grapes that can tolerate climate change.

Using this sequencing process, along with a new computer algorithm that can yield detailed information about complex genomes of various organisms, scientists were able to assemble the genome of the cabernet sauvignon […]

Should the threat of arsenic poisoning ruin your wine Wednesday?

It has been “tested” many times and is now common knowledge for many that three or four glasses of red wine in one sitting will put you at risk for a headache the next morning. But does drinking wine also put you at risk for arsenic poisoning?

This concern came to the forefront after a […]