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These melons can sell for as much as $22,500 each in Japan

Melons are grown up and down Japan and they're serious business. In May 2019, two melons from Hokkaido sold at auction for just over $45,000.

Emergency personnel in Hazmat suits searched an Australian university only to find a ‘gas leak’ was caused by durians – here are 4 o...

Earlier this month, the king of fruits almost got a man into trouble with the law when he failed his breathalyser test after consuming durians.
Smoothies might not be as healthy as you think they are.

Starting your day with a smoothie might not be as healthy as you think

Drinking a smoothie might seem like a healthy way to start your day. This, however, might not be the case. Here's what you should know.
You can get vitamin C from lots of fruits and vegetables.

10 foods that are packed with vitamin C

Vitamin C is very important in a balanced diet and you can get lots of natural vitamin C in your food — these are some foods packed with it.

Australian fruit store employee demonstrates how to cut open a durian with ease – and durian lovers are loving it

In less than 10 seconds, Simon already sliced the husk almost halfway through.
If you want to make your bananas last longer, you might not want to keep them in bunches.

How to store 7 different fruits to make them last longer

Turns out you could be storing some of your fruit incorrectly— and it could be shortening their shelf life. From bananas to grapes, here are the right ways to store some of your favorite fruits.
Southeast Asia is home to fruits that many people from other regions have never seen before.

I spent 2 years living in Malaysia — here are 14 of my favorite fruits Americans probably wouldn’t recognize

Southeast Asia is home to several fruits that most Americans probably haven't heard of, including durian — the pungent "king of the fruits" — and the unusual-looking rambutan. Here are some of the most bizarre fruits I tried during my two-year stay in Malaysia.
Many of the vegetables at this market are technically considered fruits.

14 vegetables that are actually fruits

Think you can tell a fruit from a vegetable? Think again. In the world of food, there are many plants most people consider vegetables that are technically fruits, including tomatoes, avocados, green beans, and cucumbers.
24 cases of hepatitis A have been linked to a recalled frozen pomegranate product.

An Australian woman has been killed by a pomegranate contaminated with hepatitis A

The Australian-owned Creative Gourmet product she was eating had been recalled two months ago. However, symptoms of hepatitis A can take between 15 and 50 days to become apparent.