The 'DripKit' is a portable, single-use pour over that comes complete with coffee grounds and a filter. Read more... More about Coffee, On The Go, Coffee Machine, Real Time, and Real Time Video
Q: Is it okay to put citrus fruit rinds, coffee grounds, and tea bags in my garden compost? A: Everything except milk and meat products is fine to put in a compost pile. You can add the compost to your garden when you plant perennials this fall.
Ettitude is turning recycled coffee grounds into yarn to give you sheets that last longer. They're also weaved with Bamboo Lyocell fabric and the benefits of this coffee-infused technology are blocking odors and removing moisture. The sheets don't actually smell like coffee, as during the roasting process, the bean's oils are removed. Show More Summary
Whether it's good or bad, it's all good. I love good coffee, the kind that takes five minutes to brew with a precise pour over and a steady hand. I love it when the beans are ground so fine, and so fresh, they're basically illegal. I love the ritual of preparation. Show More Summary
Take your coffee to bed. The Australian bedding company Ettitude takes coffee grounds from local cafes to upcycle your morning jolt into their bamboo-coffee sheets. SEE ALSO: Freezing while your partner is sweating? This smart comforter...Show More Summary
Engineers at Vanderbilt University have developed a silicon cap filled with coffee grounds to track patient head movements and orientation during delicate nose and throat surgery. The technology was recently presented at the International Conference on Information Processing in Computer-Assisted Interventions in Barcelona, Spain. Show More Summary
American Airlines has new coffee machines in its clubs that make very good coffee. These Franke machines grind beans on demand, and use real milk for its drinks. Continue reading American Airlines Ups Its Coffee Game — On the Ground...
The yogawear company RumiX makes every piece of clothing it sells from materials that would otherwise end up in a landfill or the ocean. For many yogis, achieving balance has to do with much more than just nailing the one-legged tree pose. Show More Summary
(Vanderbilt University) Vanderbilt engineers have designed a 'granular jamming cap' filled with coffee grounds that can improve the accuracy of the sophisticated 'GPS' system that surgeons use for nose and throat surgery.
Climate change could wipe out more than half of Ethiopia's coffee production unless farmers move to higher ground, scientists warned Monday.
During the era of French colonialism, the Vietnamese took coffee and made it their own. Now everyone in Saigon drinks coffee, which is made one cup at a time, with a generous amount of ground coffee, and not in a hurry. The Vietnamese like their “cà phê” sweet. Show More Summary
Can you believe that people get paid bazillions of dollars to take perfectly good companies and run them into the ground? Ford's recently departed CEO, Mark Fields, refused to wake up and smell the EV coffee percolating right under his nose. Show More Summary
The Wellesley cafe is related to Broken Grounds Cafe Wellesley will welcome a new source for coffee this week with the opening of CrepeBerry Cafe, a sibling to Broken Grounds Cafe in Newton. Owner Amelia Childs debuts her new project...Show More Summary
Q: A friend says to feed ferns with bananas. Is this true? A: The peels provide no more benefits to ferns than coffee grounds, carrot shreds, apple skins or any other source of easily decomposable organic matter. All of these are beneficial because they contain nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium but banana peels aren’t markedly superior […]
Being on the trail can have a small home-town feel. Everyone seems to know everyone, or at least to have heard of each other. I fully realized this as I sat at a coffee shop in Hot Springs, North Carolina, when a hiker I didn’t know asked me if I was feeling better; She heard that I had gotten sick after Gatlinburg. Show More Summary
Used coffee grounds can already be turned into things such as water filters, road material, carbon-capture media, and biofuel. Unfortunately in the case of the latter, it's a fairly complex affair, making its widespread use unlikely....Show More Summary
Bags of old coffee grounds hang in the dank dressing rooms of an abandoned Rotterdam water park, growing oyster mushrooms. Two men turned the former Tropicana space, an old teen hangout, into the perfect damp, dim environment for their business, making use of the structure while the city council decides what to do with it. …
Moms: They're our best friends, our superheroes, our #1 supporters and our biggest cheerleaders. Even with all the nagging, guilt-tripping and grounding, we know they mean well (most of the time). Whether it's your best friend, mentor or grandmother, everyone has a mom in their life. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
When visual artist Luca Zannoto was called upon by the Finnish coffee company Paulig to create a cup of coffee with a single bean, he happily obliged. Using that one bean ground upon an emory board with water boiled over a candle and everything else in miniature, Zannoto very gracefully created the world’s smallest cup […]
Frank Body, the Australian, coffee-based skincare line, is literally a cup of coffee for your skin. Their Original Coffee Body scrub, which is basically a bag of coffee grounds and other skin-softening goodies, is a godsend for those of us that need a double or triple dose of caffeine to get going. It also happens to… Read more...