Coffee pods have to be one of the more pitiful innovations of modern society. Rather than dumping ground coffee into a filter and topping it with hot water to get your cup of joe, coffee pod machines, made famous by Keurig, allow you to add a layer of plastic or aluminum waste to the process. Show More Summary
Those used coffee grounds you dump into the trash every morning might just help remove lead and mercury from drinking water one day, according to a new study by a team of Italian scientists. Read more...
Chemists in Italy offer up a solution for all that smelly espresso and coffee waste.
Coffee is one of the most popular drinks in the U.S., which makes for a perky population—but it also creates a lot of used grounds. Scientists now report in the journal ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering an innovative way to reduce this waste and help address another environmental problem. Show More Summary
It's the weekend a time to kick back your heels with some freshly ground coffee and some freshly brewed tunes fresh from the Devil's barista...J Bengoy - Pet Names The Glass Children - Do Well Picnic Lightning - Ten Million ThoughtsAmbsace - HomeKenora - Not Ready For Love Breatherrr - ChantrieriChasms - Black Ice Ghost Airplane - Nose Dive Three Kings High - Going To Hell
It may be 90 degrees here in NYC, but pumpkin spice season has already started and New Yorkers aren't mad about it. Coffee shops like Starbucks and Dunkin' Donuts have hit the ground running with their offerings, but I have to give Kellogg's Cafe in NYC credit for its inventive take on the pumpkin spice food trend. Show More Summary
Espresso coffee is made by passing forcefully a stream of boiling water through finely ground beans. Espresso is generally thicker than coffee made by other brewing processes. It also serves as a base for most of the other coffees such as cappuccino, caffe latte, and others. Show More Summary
Categories: Afternoon Coffee Tags: General News Samsung recalled all Galaxy 7 Note smartphones equipped with a certain battery that is prone to catching on fire. Reports did not indicate whether the issue stemmed from a supplier defect or the design of the phone itself. Show More Summary
For its next game, developer Klei Entertainment is delving deep into the tropes of childhood imagination. We've all been there at one time or another: On a couch, throwing cushions on the ground, climbing on the coffee table -- anything to get to the other side of the room without stepping foot on the carpet. Show More Summary
Vegetable peels, coffee grounds, corn cobs, dryer lint—they’re all waste for sure, but there’s treasure in that trash. You could compost them, that’s obvious, but let’s talk about some more clever ways to reuse those kitchen scraps before they make it to the bin. Read more...
This fresh coffee house in Montreal, Canada revolves around the “Pista Café tricycle”, a bike concept that relies solely on legs and pedals to provide freshly ground coffee beans. The tricycle combines human power, technology and the pleasure of a good coffee. Show More Summary
The “coffee ring effect” is that pattern you get when a single liquid evaporates and leaves behind a ring of previously dissolved solids. In the case of coffee, that would be the coffee grounds. A new paper in Physical Review E. demonstrates that we still have a lot to learn about this seemingly simple everyday occurrence. Read more...
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It all started with a random peripheral factoid in a business ethics class at UC Berkeley: mushrooms can be grown in coffee grounds. Who knew? Then came the buckets of coffee grounds with mushrooms sprouting wildly, cluttering up a frat...Show More Summary
Five things to know right now Cold brew coffee — in which coffee grounds are steeped in cool water for an extended period of time — has never been hotter. For the past handful of years cold brew was available by the cup at small, exacting coffee shops in urban areas. Show More Summary
It's okay to admit it, your done. You are tired of getting up off the ground in the morning when camping and it takes a cocktail of three Vitamin I's, two cups of coffee and a hot shower to make you feel human again by noon. You areShow More Summary
Episode six of the latest season of Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee features the hilariously grounding John Oliver, and he just might be the first person Jerry seems to genuinely get along with. Read more...
A concept machine transforms the waste produced in the coffee-making process into fertilizer
Gotta Groove Records produces technicolor LPs that look as beautiful as they sound. Making a vinyl record out of coffee grounds was an ambitious—and weird—request, but Gotta Groove Records entertained the idea. A client of the Cleveland-based...Show More Summary
Attempts to cool the tensions between police and the communities they serve have led some people to look for solutions in a hot cup of coffee. After the recent killings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling by police and the fatal shooting of five Dallas cops by a sniper, the gap between officers and communities of color can seem unbridgeable. Show More Summary