‘Wow! These Chips Just Made Me Crap My Pants’: The Olestra Story

The fat substitute came with a warning label for ‘loose stools,’ but Procter & Gamble wagered that Americans wanted to snack without weight gains more than they cared about underwear stains

The Delicious Mystery of Exactly How Many Pringles Are in a Can

Is it 100? Is it 80? What if they’re pizza flavored? Don’t worry — I’ll get to the bottom of this (and the five Pringles cans I bought at Walmart)

We Asked Three Mathematicians to Calculate the Shape of a Pringle

Crunching the numbers on the tastiest hyperbolic paraboloid

The Pringles Can Is One of the 20th Century’s Perfect (and Most Important) Inventions

Even if you can’t quite fit your whole hand in there