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Gin from Japan Makes Its International Debut

Japan’s top distilleries are adding gin into their mix of spirits offerings.<p>It took decades for Japanese whisky to gain acceptance from connoisseurs …

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New Jersey-Size 'Dead Zone' Is Largest Ever in Gulf of Mexico

Scientists report the latest data from the Upper Gulf of Mexico, and the results aren’t good.<p>A record-breaking, New Jersey-sized dead zone was measured by scientists in the Gulf of Mexico this week—a sign that water quality in U.S. waterways is worse than expected.<p>The National Oceanic and …

Can New Grains Make a Better Bourbon?

Distillers are revolutionizing the taste of bourbon, by using new grains like triticale, rice, oats, millet, and buckwheat.<p>‘Triticale’ was a mystery …

Scientists Find Plants And Animals Are Evolving To Live In Cities

It's happening with surprising speed.<p>A study analyzing 1,600 cases around the world determined that plants and animals are adapting their phenotypes for the urban environment, changes that could affect the ecosystems and human well-being.<p>Phenotypes are the physical manifestation of genes. If you …

Get Weird With These 13 Unusual Liquors

Looking for a change of pace when knocking back drinks? Here are some interesting options to mix up your liquor cabinet.<p>1. PHOENIX TEARS SPICED …

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9 gins so smooth you can drink them neat

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The Best Australian Vodka Brands

The thing to remember when drinking any high quality spirit is that it will more often than not taste exactly how you <i>wouldn’t</i> expect it to.<p>This is …

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NASA Has Compiled a List of the Best Air-Cleaning Plants for Your Home

Many of us spend most of our time indoors, so it’s important to cultivate a space that’s a healthy one. A simple—and beautiful—way to do this is through houseplants; they add some green to your home while being an effective way to purify the air.<p>NASA hardly seems like the organization that would …

How to create a magical miniature garden that will add a touch of coziness to any home

A terrarium is a miniature garden grown inside a covered glass or plastic container. It is extremely easy to take care of and is an ideal choice for …

The State of Minnesota Whiskey

Far North Spirits’ first whiskey, Roknar Minnesota Rye Whiskey, was bottled Nov. 14 and is due out soon // Photo by Eirik Nilssen Bratli<p>The Minnesota …

Invest in barrelled whisky 'for 9.5pc annual returns'

For the first time, private investors can readily buy small stakes in Scotch whisky years before it matures. A good idea?<p>A new online whisky market allows investors to gain exposure to an entirely new asset class: whisky in the barrel.<p>Because so much growth in Scotch sales is now arising from …

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Jeni's x Middle West Spirits Whiskey Ice Cream

It might sound odd, but ever since we took our first sip of mudslide, it became obvious that ice cream and booze can get along just fine. If you're …

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5 Rum Brands You Need To Know - D'Marge

As the legendary Captain Jack Sparrow once said, “Why is the rum gone?” It’s a sentiment we’ve shared on more than one occasion. Sometimes a night …

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Elephant Gin

If you're after a gin that can take you around the world in one glass, look no further than Elephant Dry Gin. Inspired by African exploration and its …

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Ten Simple Ways to Make Your Office Look Cleaner Than It Really Is

Your office is your home away from home, and keeping the office clean is very important to your everyday work life. While it'd be great if you could …

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Boost Sales by Appealing to Customers' Unconscious Minds

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With the advancement of psychology, marketers are quickly finding it’s the incognito messages that have the greatest impact in sales.<p>There are a whole slew of unconscious factors that affect why we buy. Below are four factors …

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Quests in Pantheon are inspired by the original EverQuest

In-development MMORPG <i>Pantheon</i>, which is currently seeking funding through Kickstarter, will have a quest system and style similar to that of the original <i>EverQuest,</i> developer Brad McQuaid said in a recent Reddit AMA.<p>McQuaid — who worked on the original <i>EverQuest</i> and <i>Vanguard: Saga of Heroes,</i> the …

15 Breathtaking Images Of Cities Viewed From High Above

Whenever you visit a city anywhere in the world, some of the hardest shots to take are those sprawling images of the city beneath you.<p>Unless you’re …

Transporter Sync turns your external hard drive into a personal, secure cloud locker

The folks at Connected Data made a splash back in May with Transporter v2.0, and they've just announced their second foray into the wonderful world of cloud storage with the Transporter Sync. Like its slightly larger predecessor, Sync offers Dropbox-like functionality without users having to …

Articles about lot love on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a leafy residential area a few miles from downtown Kansas City, Missouri, an enterprising architect saw opportunity where...<p>Regina and Andy Rihn weren’t exactly modernists when they first began their frustrating, unproductive slog through the pricey...<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of …

Articles about run sun on Dwell.com - Dwell

You don’t have to choose between sustainable energy and curb appeal.<p>In Los Angeles, California, a family of four inhabits a polychrome fantasia in the heart of Chinatown.<p>Designed by acclaimed Bay Area architect Joseph Esherick, this magnificent midcentury modern in Oakland, California, …

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HOUSE*TWEAKING

Wow! The sliding barn door in our bedroom has caused quite a raucous. 104 comments??!! Yowsas.<p>Wanna know how we, I mean, Handy Hubby did it? Good. …

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