Say cheese! Stay sharp about your cheese knowledge with this cluster of articles starring our favorite food.

In this circle, we melt down the importance of cheese throughout human history, cheese games too gouda to pass up, the DNA of cheese, and even a few easy recipes to serve in queso dinner party emergencies!

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To Chase a Cheese

12 minutes

[ Culture ]

By Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

The Cooper's Hill Cheese Rolling Festival might be one of the strangest annual events in the world. This is what happens when thousands of people cram onto a hillside to watch brave souls chase a wheel of cheese down an almost vertical incline...
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The DNA of CHEESE!

8 minutes

[ #ConspiracyofGoodness ]

By Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

Cheese isn't just delicious, it's also a remarkable feat of science! And scientists are using DNA sequencing to learn more about it. Let's see what they're finding...
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Without Cheese, We Might Not Be Here!

8 minutes

[ Culture ]

By Samantha Burns

Throughout human history, cheese has given us a huge survival advantage and changed civilization. If that isn't friendship, we don't know what is. So let's spend a little quality time with one of our oldest pals, and remind ourselves of all that we've been through together.
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Dr. Lynda’s 6 Classic Holiday Recipes

16 minutes

[ Culture ]

By Dr. Lynda

Here at the beginning of a holiday stretch to the year end, food becomes a centerpiece of togetherness and celebrations. Please enjoy our 6 family, holiday recipes from grandmothers, the best Kentucky cooks and well-known master chefs. Yum!
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The Beautiful World of Bacteria

11 minutes

[ Art ]

By Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

Before you cringe, bacteria aren't all "scary" or "bad". In fact, bacteria are not only beautiful, they are essential to keeping us healthy and alive! So here are some of the artists and scientists who are celebrating the wonders of the microbial world.
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Celebrating Remarkable Places Around the World!

30 minutes

[ Animals ]

By Liesl Ulrich-Verderber

Join us as we celebrate some of the remarkable places around the world we have explored over the past year! From frozen music festivals, to incredible wildlife, to jaw-dropping heights, here are some of our favorites.
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What We’ve Learned from 5 Years of Curating the Web

20 minutes

[ Happiness & Hope ]

By Dr. Lynda

Want an antidote for the daily news, without completely abandoning ship? We're celebrating 5 years of publishing "the rest of the story" here at Ever Widening Circles! So join us as we point you to some of the amazing topics we've discovered while curating the web for the insights and innovations being missed by most.
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The Doctors’ Famous Oven-Fried Green Tomatoes Recipe

8 minutes

[ Culture ]

By Dr. Lynda

The doctors are back with their latest installment of "the doctors' world-famous" recipes. This time, a late-summer treat: OVEN-fried green tomatoes and zucchini! It's healthy, easy and a surprising delicacy!
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