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Tokio parece un anime en estas alucinantes fotografías

Tokio es una ciudad única, llena de contrastes y neones. Obviamente, es una de los lugares del mundo que más nos fascinan, y hoy les traemos unas …

Mr. Chemex: the eccentric inventor who reimagined the perfect cup of coffee

Ben Marks of <i>CollectorsWeekly</i> says:<p>As part of our modern obsession with artisan-everything, today’s pickiest coffee drinkers insist upon a hand-brewed …

Cold-Brew Iced Coffee Concentrate

Makes 5 cups concentrate<p>Cold brew goes down easy, but watch out: This is high-octane stuff. For a clear liquid, use coarsely ground coffee. (Finely ground beans make for a cloudier drink.)<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>12 ounces coarsely ground fresh coffee beans<p>Milk (optional)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Place …

The Espro Press: The Rebirth of the French Press – Dear Coffee, I Love You.

If you’re a fan of the French press, but not the fine particles that cloud your brew, the Espro Press is about to change your morning cup for the …

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The Aroma of Green Coffee and Bell Peppers

In general, pyrazines can exhibit a variety of aromatic characters ranging from earthy, potato to peasy.<p>But depending on the exact molecule within …

Vacuum coffee maker

A <b>vacuum coffee maker</b> brews coffee using two chambers where vapor pressure and vacuum produce coffee. This type of coffee maker is also known as <i>vac …

How To Make French Press Coffee

(Image credit: Leela Cyd)<p>There are a million ways to geek out over coffee. But in the end, what we're after is a hot, delicious cup of coffee to see …

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BARISTAS OF AMERICA: Please Stop Screwing Up My Cappuccino

Among the only places where you can consistently get a good cappuccino is at the controversial brand that popularized the drink in the first place: Starbucks.<p>If you order a short or tall cappuccino at Starbucks (the larger sizes contain too much milk), then you will receive an appropriate quantity …

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Are Your Brewing Bad Coffee Beans? by karen Paterson

If you want high grade gourmet coffee you have to look at the beans before you grind them. A coffee farmer who doesn’t care about quality can put all …

How to Pick the Right Coffee Brewer

In the universe of coffee-brewing equipment, there are obviously myriad pros and cons for each brewing method and tool available. When trying to sort through the morass, however, there are probably two things that are at the top of everybody's list when selecting a morning coffee maker: <b>How fast and</b> …

What's Your Iced Coffee Method?

I don't always agree with IsItIcedCoffeeWeather.com about whether we've hit the frosty-coffee season. As long as the sun is out (even if the wind is brisk), I'm game for a cool afternoon caffeine kick. But these days there's an entire menu of possible iced coffee brewing methods...even if you're …

Helios Bars - Transform any bike into a smart bike.

<i>Kenny Gibbs combines innovation and technology with a love of biking in his Helios Bars project, which reinvents the cycling experience as we know</i> …

Photographs capture the moment atoms bond for the first time

Your chemistry textbook diagrams were more literal than you thought<p>Researchers at the US Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have captured the moment when atoms form a covalent bond. The team happened upon the discovery by accident: they set out to build graphene …

The organic geometry of Tom Beddard's Fabergé Fractals

Tom Beddard is a UK-based artist with a fractal fascination. Among his most fascinating works is a set called Fabergé Fractals — a collection of mesmerizing 3D structures created from computer modeling software. As <i>Architizer</i> reports, Beddard created his models using iterative formulas, with the …

Mataerial: a 3D printer that seemingly defies gravity

You might think that 3D printing is a mature technology, the way guns and pizzas and pieces of jet engines are popping out these days, but you haven't seen it all: a company called Mataerial has built a contraption that can print gravity-defying strands of material right onto a wall.<p>Where existing …

Plant revived and growing after being frozen in a glacier for hundreds of years

Up in the northern reaches of the Canadian Arctic, researchers have discovered that a category of plants buried by the Teardrop glacier hundreds of years ago is alive and well, despite having been frozen for centuries. Scientists from the University of Alberta found samples of 400-year-old plants …

Classic Video Games With Real-Life Backdrops Are Delightful

Video games from the 8-bit and 16-bit era mixed with real life environments look awesome, and it's a technique that lets anyone's creativity shine. …

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Burn notice: NASA discovers that fireproof materials ignite in space

Still frames showing a piece of cotton-fiberglass, similar to the cotton civilian clothing worn by astronauts, burning from bottom-to-top during a space station experiment (Credit: Paul Ferkul/NASA/BASS).<p>High above the Earth, astronauts aboard the International Space Station are playing with fire — …