Science and Technology

"Pandora's Lunchbox: How Processed Food Took Over the American Meal"

Melanie Warner

About the Program

Melanie Warner reports on how food science has created inexpensive products that according to the author are devoid of nutritional value, addictive, and of potential harm to one's health.  The author examines the proclivity of processed foods and the commonly used ingredients, which make up approximately 70% of calories consumed in the United States.  Melanie Warner speaks at Tattered Cover Bookstore in Denver.

About the Authors

Melanie Warner

Melanie Warner is a former staff writer for The New York Times and senior writer for Fortune magazine.  For more information, visit melanierwarner.com.


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"Pandora's Lunchbox: How Processed Food Took Over the American Meal"

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Past Airings

  • Saturday, April 6th at 10am (ET)
  • Sunday, March 31st at 4pm (ET)
  • Saturday, March 30th at 9:15pm (ET)
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