What if you could access some of New York's best baked goods without ever leaving Midtown East? That's essentially what newcomer coffee bar and lounge Ground Central is doing.
Marcus Wohlsen covers the plans of Green Mountain Coffee to add DRM to the little plastic cups of ground coffee used in its Keurig-brand coffee machines, More than just curbing your coffee choices, Green Mountain’s protections portend...Show More Summary
Give a hoot, don't pollute. Jackson Heights residents say a local Starbucks has been leaving open bags of food waste and coffee grounds on 79th Street "for several years," and despite attempts to get through to the coffee shop's management and corporate headquarters, there's been no change. Show More Summary
While no one likes to be caught off guard, we’re normally not in a fully cognitive state within the first hour of waking up. That’s why we often burn toast, make coffee without the grounds, and forget where we put our keys, even though we put them in a designated place just the night before. [...]
Up to 50,000 tons of food waste a year won’t be going into landfills in Norway. It’ll be going into buses. How’s that? Well, the grimy grub will become transportation fuel at a new Wärtsilä-built biogas liquefaction plant outside Oslo. read more
Only official sponsors are allowed to have a presence on Olympic grounds, so the only place to really get coffee is McDonald's. But the 2,500 employees who NBC flew to Sochi for the Olympics didn't want to have to drink McDonald's coffee...Show More Summary
A London-based company, Bio-bean, plans recycle waste coffee grounds and converting them into biofuels. The Guardian reports that architecture student Arthur Kay was looking at closed loop waste-to-energy systems for buildings. When he chose a coffee shop he realized the oil content in coffee and the amount of waste produced, 200,000 metric tons a year […]
For the first time in 16 years, members of the cast of "Seinfeld" reunite in character at their old stomping grounds in New York City for an original special edition of hit series, "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee." The shorter version...Show More Summary
In this week's round-up of landscape reads, we've got sacred grounds, coffee grounds, and camping grounds. Read more...
DOWNTOWN: New York ice creamer Big Gay Ice Cream is expanding to LA, opening on the ground floor of a three-story building near Alma and the new Ace Hotel. Weird flavors with weird names are Big Gay's thing; it's...
What do you think a birthday party for David Lynch looks like? I imagine the walls are painted to look like scabs, and instead of a cake, there’s a massive pile of coffee grounds with worms crawling through it. Also, can’t forget the rockin’ music, which sounds like nine cats thrown into a mincer. Ain’t no party like a David Lynch party ’cause a David Lynch party don’t stop.
Their show may have been about nothing, but this story is definitely SOMETHING! Jerry Seinfeld and Jason Alexander returned to their old stomping grounds in New York this week for a mini Seinfeld reunion! Actually, the gang used to hang out at Monk’s, but the exterior used on the series was of the famous Tom’s Restaurant on [...]
Back in 2010, we first heard about a clever device known as the robotic universal jamming gripper. With its business end composed of a party balloon filled with coffee grounds, it could form a secure grip around objects of varying sizes and shapes. Show More Summary
Ground Up Issue 3: HERE Here. Here is a common term, a workhorse word, a place to set the coffee. Yet Here need not be so narrow. Here can be defined by a finger pointing at a spot on the ground, or by a hand sweeping across the night sky. Show More Summary
Coffee shop pick-up lines that aren’t cheesy -Your Tango Kristin Bell is already planning the birds & the bees talk with her baby -The Stir Lol Ikea being weird about horoscopes. -The Frisky Learn to dance like a Brooklynette. -Well...Show More Summary
Ground coffee is still growing in popularity as a rich kitchen spice and interesting marinade ingredient. This braised chicken recipe uses medium-bodied Starbucks Via Ready Brew coffee, mixed with sweet onion and tender white bean. Delicious!
Most of you know that I don’t drink coffee. Never have. And at this point in my life it’s safe to say I probably never will. While I love the smell of freshly ground coffee beans but that’s as far as it goes. Too many people can only function on copious amounts of coffee. Worse […]
Starbucks, Nestle and the University of Cincinnati are among the organizations turning spent coffee grounds into bioplastics, laundry detergents and biodiesel, The Guardian reports. Starbucks currently purchases around 400 million pounds...Show More Summary
There must be hundreds of articles about using coffee grounds in the garden. I even have one! But the more I read and try these ideas I find that some of these ideas don’t work. At least, they don’t work for me. Here are my top 5 coffee grounds in the garden myths. Myth #1 [...] The post Coffee Grounds in the Garden Top 5 Myths appeared first on Green Talk®.
Whether it's to woo more travelers to take the train or to make it more convenient for passengers to get their espresso, we love the idea of a full-fledged coffee shop on board. The coffee shop sits on the train car's ground level and offers stools, bars and