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Podcast: Vikram Doctor On The Endangered Indigenous Banana Varieties Of India

The reason that the indigenous varieties of India are disappearing from the market is purely commercial. With the help of Dan Koeppel, a columnist and the author of Banana: The Fate of the Fruit That Changed the World, Vikram traces the evolution of the banana from a simple tropical fruit to an industrial product in the West, and finds out how this may help understand what is happening in India.
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Easy Chocolate Cake With 2-Minute Frosting

You shouldn't have to toil for hours and then wait endlessly to enjoy that slice of rich, frosted chocolate cake. My idea of an easy indulgence is this cake topped with boiled chocolate frosting. The best part of this recipe is that the cake need not be cooled down to frost.