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Craft Beer Startup Exploits Liquor Law Loophole

If there's one thing everyone loves about craft beer, it's that there's a lot of it. But the truth is, there are simply too many options and not …

Why a 5% Beer Gets You Drunk So Much Faster than a 4% Beer

If you look at the alcohol percentage on beers, it doesn’t seem like they’re all that different. After all, a 5% lager is just 1% more alcohol than a …

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Shocking photos of the flying 'Devil Ray' fish that completely mystify scientists

These marine animals, which are often referred to as devil rays because their heads have two horn-like points, can soar through the air for up to a few seconds at a time before belly-flopping back to their watery home.<p>Why they do it, however, is a complete mystery. Scientists propose that it could …

24 Craft Breweries Every Beer Lover Should Know

We found the 24 coolest American craft brewers making waves in the industry, from a Latin American-style <i>cervecería</i> in Chicago to a sustainable brewery in Maui that uses local Hawaiian ingredients to make its brews.<p>A brewery is considered a craft brewery if it produces fewer than 6 million barrels a …

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How to drink beer like a local around the world

By Roberto A. Ferdman<p>Travel the world, and you'll find there's quite a bit of disagreement about what the best—or at least preferred—beer looks like.<p>Sure, Americans love Bud Light (and a lot of other watery stuff). But just north of the border, in Canada, the beer of choice is Bud Light's heavier …

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Hard Cider Is Having A Moment

The most iconic scene in the movie “The Social Network” is a parable for the power of new business ideas. Justin Timberlake’s Sean Parker character …

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TRAVEL<p>From California’s Yosemite National Park, across the country to New York’s Adirondack Mountains, explore our top picks for Instagram-worthy …

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How controversial beer firm BrewDog became so popular

<b>When the founders of popular but controversial beer company BrewDog needed a second bank loan to enable them to expand production, their tactic was a simple one - lie through their teeth.</b><p>It was back in 2008, and James Watt and Martin Dickie's then tiny brewery at Fraserburgh, north-east Scotland, …

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Why these craft beer pioneers hate snobs

When Widmer Brothers and Deschutes first started brewing in the mid- to late-1980s, craft beer didn’t exist, never mind a community built around …

Gear of the Year 2014

Top Gear Innovations for Fall and Winter The brisk days of fall and cold nights of winter bring out the best in gear design and technology. When the mercury goes south with the birds, there’s little leeway for lapses in function and lots of room for flexing new ideas. Sometimes this means embracing …

The Awful Reign of the Red Delicious

How the worst apple took over the United States, and continues to spread<p>At the supermarket near his home in central Virginia, Tom Burford likes to loiter by the display of Red Delicious. He waits until he spots a store manager. Then he picks up one of the glossy apples and, with a flourish, scrapes …

How Many Distributors Get Rich From Herbalife?

Herbalife LTD (NYSE:HLF) has attracted a great deal of interest on Wall Street recently on the long and the short side of the market.<p>Today, Bill Ackman made his case anew against the company’s business model, while Herbalife released the findings from research and analysis conducted by Walter H. A. …

Amazing video: Extreme surfers in the Arctic | CNN Travel

Predicting A Future Free Of Dollar Bills

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Simon Black is CEO at London-based</i> <i>Sage Pay.</i><p>Picture the scene. It’s 2020. You’re at the checkout in a convenience store with a carton of milk. But you’ve got no cash and you’ve left your cards at home. No problem. You scan your right index finger; the green light flashes. Purchase …

Unpaid taxes, guns, and potential bankruptcy: The bitter battle for AriZona iced tea

AriZona iced tea—the drink sold in those trademark $0.99, 24-ounce cans—was concocted by two buddies in Brooklyn in 1992. More than two decades …

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

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48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

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'I'm Not A Lookalike' Project Showcases Strangers Who Look Like Twins (PHOTOS)

Think you're special and unique?<p>So did these folks, until they met Francois Brunelle.<p>The 62-year-old Montreal-based photographer has spent the last 12 years scouring the world for complete strangers who look alarmingly similar, according to Rex USA.<p>"I was inspired by 2 things," Brunelle told Rex …

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Stephen Wilkes' Incredible Cityscapes Span Day to Night

In each caption, Stephen Wilkes shares his thoughts on each of his iconic cityscapes. Wrigley Field, Chicago, 2013 This<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Stephen Wilkes<p>1 …

Nevermind Amazon Prime Drones, Google Has Future Delivery Vehicle With Uber

Amazon’s recent announcement around drone delivery captured the world’s attention. It is a creative idea. But, as Chris Anderson, founder of 3D Robotics, (and the DIY Drones community), said about the idea before Amazon even suggested it: “It’s incredibly stupid.”<p>Now to be clear, I’m a huge fan of …

Google and Audi’s new connected cars are really just about selling you apps

Expect a lot of hype this coming year about the “connected car.” At the Consumer Electronics Show, the industry’s main event, which starts on Jan. 7 in Las Vegas, the big car firms are all due to show off how their cars are taking advantage of internet access, and Google and Audi will announce that …

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Adventures of a Serial Trespasser

Bradley Garrett, a photographer and researcher with a background in anthropology and archeology, has spent the past five years of his life exploring hidden and forgotten parts of cities all over the world. Sneaking into sewers and bunkers, through metro tunnels and up skyscrapers, Garrett calls his …

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