Chemistry camp bonds over food science

Chemistry camp bonds over food science

Honeybees are smarter than people may realize.

They can do a dance to tell the others where they’ve found pollen. When the hive gets too populated, the queen takes a group and leaves to start a new colony, and the ones left behind know when their queen is gone and get busy choosing an egg to create into a new queen.

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Food science at Chapman: Some call it food love, others call it chemistry

Food science at Chapman: Some call it food love, others call it chemistry

Have you ever wondered why an avocado turns brown after just a few hours after it’s sliced open? Or if coffee can be good for more than just giving you a morning jolt?

The faculty of Chapman University’s graduate Food Science program have the answers to these questions and many more food-related conundrums.

The program was established over 30 years ago at the request of executives in the local food industry who needed qualified people to work for them. There are close to 2,000 food companies in the region, said program Director Anuradha Prakash.

The program focuses on chemistry, microbiology and processing to teach students how to make and process high-quality food that is safe and affordable for the public, Prakash said.