Lauren Coelho

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Want to Learn About Wine? Start With These 14 Wine Infographics

A Beginner’s Guide to Wine is a great place to start. The infographic shows some general stats about wine, and some basic info for describing and …

Infographics

How to Become a Sommelier

How to become a sommelier detailed in 3 steps. This article includes advice from seasoned pros. Learn the real details on what you can do to prepare …

How Wine Is Made

F&W's Megan Krigbaum explains a grape's journey from vine to bottle.<p><i>F&W's Megan Krigbaum explains a grape's journey from vine to bottle.</i><p><b>1. …

Types of Wine Bottles (infographic)

<i>You can learn a lot about what type of wine you’re buying based on the style of bottle. Take a look at the major types of wine bottles and what wines</i> …

Sparkling Wine

33 of The Most Bizarre Wine Flavors

See the most bizarre wine flavors and find out what wines have these flavors. If wine tasted only like flowers and fruit, it wouldn’t be as awesome …

Flavors

What scientists found deep inside a cave challenges ideas of human evolution

Deep inside the Rising Star cave system, 30 miles northwest of Johannesburg, South Africa, there's a hidden chamber that's almost impossible to reach.<p>To get inside, cavers and scientists crammed themselves into a crack that was just over seven inches wide. Then they had to descend 50 feet down a …

Anthropology

15 Recipes That Combine Avocados and Eggs For the Greatest Breakfast Ever

There are no words that could possibly describe the great combo that is avocados and eggs. It's fat on fat — and the only thing that could possibly make this partnership even more melt-worthy is adding a third fat (bacon or cheese . . . or both). Thankfully these recipes go there. From sandwiches …

Tourist complains about lack of bears at Yellowstone, bears probably don't care

Isn't it just like bears to ignore the hopes and desires of national park visitors who have paid thousands of dollars to come to see them?<p>While some …

This Ex-Apple Engineer Just Launched a Furniture Company to Take On IKEA

If you have ever spent hours on end willing yourself to order a chair online or lost your mind assembling a bookshelf from IKEA, a new ecommerce furniture startup called Campaign wants to offer you a solution.<p>Officially launched today, Campaign offers a line of sofas and chairs that can be …

High-protein breakfasts help teens manage weight

Eating breakfast may do more than give kids an academic edge in the classroom. A new study suggests that eating the morning meal – one that's high in protein – can help overweight teens lose body fat, reduce hunger and eat fewer calories during the day.<p>We've known for years that people who are …

Tanya's Red-Blend Wine Picks Under $25

Summer is almost over and it's time for me to replace my refreshing whites with soothing reds; particularly, red-blends. Red-blends have become increasing popular over the past 10 years. They have the reputation of being more affordable and less "edgy" than Cabernet. The red-blends I enjoy most are …

Wine & Spirits

Is Craft Beer as Close to a Sure Thing as an Entrepreneur Can Get?

This story appears in the September 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>Failure rates for new craft breweries are near zero. So what is it about this sector that almost always leads to viable businesses? In part, success for startups comes down to cooperative strategies from established …

10 fall beers with absolutely no pumpkin in them

One of the best parts of writing about beer is hearing the complaints.<p>This time of year, in particular, the din of kvetching is louder than a crowded …

Whole Foods Launches Store for Broke People

Despite its convenience, focus on sustainably-raised and GMO-free foods, and comfortable design, whole swaths of grocery store customers avoid Whole Foods for one reason: its high prices. Late yesterday, the company announced it would appeal to those customers by introducing a new brand of less …

How to Buy a Slave Girl From ISIS

Thousands of Yazidi women have been enslaved by ISIS. Does paying their captors for their freedom fund the terrorist organization?<p>ERBIL, Iraq — In a …

Islam

Study of Holocaust survivors finds trauma passed on to children's genes

Genetic changes stemming from the trauma suffered by Holocaust survivors are capable of being passed on to their children, the clearest sign yet that one person’s life experience can affect subsequent generations.<p>The conclusion from a research team at New York’s Mount Sinai hospital led by Rachel …

Genetics

Sexism in science: did Watson and Crick really steal Rosalind Franklin’s data?

The race to uncover the structure of DNA reveals fascinating insights into how Franklin’s data was key to the double helix model, but the ‘stealing’ myth stems from Watson’s memoir and attitude rather than facts<p>The wave of protest that followed Sir Tim Hunt’s stupid comments about ‘girls’ in …

Genetics

Video: Should we worry about genetic surveillance?

“We are at the dawn of the age of genetic McCarthyism; invasions of privacy are going to become more pervasive. It’s not whether this is going to …

14 reasons to eat breakfast for dinner

Are you one of those people who likes breakfast for dinner? Why shouldn't you? Sometimes there's nothing better than a plate of pancakes -- any time of the day. Eggs shouldn't be limited to mornings. And waffles can be eaten for breakfast, lunch, dinner or dessert. They're one of those simple …

Breakfast

These Hyperrealistic Cake Sculptures Are Almost Too Good To Eat

"I loved the idea that it would get torn apart and completely demolished."<p>Georgia-Rose Fairman says she doesn't want to be known as an "alternative novelty cake person." But when you're as good at cake-sculpting as she is, people tend to notice.<p>The New York Times' T Magazine, for example, described …

Dessert