Archive for August, 2010

African Baobab The New Superfood

August 22, 2010

Acai berry has been the superfood darling the past few years, but the fruit of the famed African Baobab tree has gotten noticed outside of Africa for its vitamin richness. According to National Geographic, the baobab tree has “six times as much vitamin C as oranges, twice as much calcium as milk, and plenty of B vitamins, magnesium, iron, phosphorous, and antioxidants.” The fruit looks like little marshmallows with seeds stuffed into a papaya-shaped coconut and the flavor is described as both tart and sweet.

Bat Signal

August 5, 2010

I see this as a really great early 21st century way to summon the Batman.

[via AmnesiaBlog]