Lisa Schneider Colburn

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8 Steps to Launching a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Crowdfunding is an effective way for entrepreneurs to launch their companies without much capital investment. Instead of buying loads of inventory up front, crowdfunding enables entrepreneurs to judge the demand for their …

Crowd Funding

Stellar Snow Globe Mystery Solved With Hubble’s Help

Changing Planet<p>This new NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image shows the globular cluster IC 4499.<p><b>A cosmic archaeological dig has unfolded within a giant ball of stars some 55,000 light-years away, courtesy of NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope.</b><p>The famed orbiting observatory has snapped this amazing …

Smoke signals: Grodziskie is back

<b>The nearly extinct Grodziskie is slowly coming back, and it’s the brewer’s best guess at how it should taste.</b><p>Perhaps beer brewed in the manner of …

9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

Skin Care

How Cheese is Made

Most people now, the main ingredient for cheese consists of the solid elements of milk: the fat, the proteins and the vitamins and minerals. But do …

Wisconsin Is Generating Electricity From... Cheese?

Wisconsin is, of course, a state farmed far and wide for its dairy products. It makes 600 varieties of cheese, from the common cheeses of the working …

Health benefits of cheese and milk among obese adults revealed

<b>Washington</b>: Researchers have found that whey protein, which is found in milk and cheese, could have health benefits for people who are obese and do …

Nutrition

Comté Cheese Association Updates Aroma Wheel

Use Comté's brand new flavor wheel to identify flavors (and more importantly, cheeses) you enjoy. The new wheel includes 83 common descriptors for …

Flavors

The Best Cheese Shops In America

It's not just a passing craze. For <i>fromage</i> fans, the good news is that we're living in a post-Cheez Whiz era, with regional creameries across America producing farmstead offerings that rival the best European imports. Think of the local cheese shop, led by its own passionate and knowledgeable …

An Introduction to Blue Cheese: 4 Beginner Blues for Newbies

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Blue cheese is a boldly delicious treat, and those of us indoctrinated into the Sacred Order of the Blue are beholden to the deepest, darkest, most peppery <i>Penicillium</i> mold the dairy world has to offer. Then there are …

Great Oregon Cheeses Worth Seeking Out

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I believe I've gone on record as saying that Vermont is the greatest cheese state in the nation. Them's fighting words, I know. And I probably shouldn't set foot in Wisconsin or California any time soon. But after …

How to Host A Beer and Cheese Tasting Party

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Wine and cheese pairing has been the bright shining light that has guided many a semi-classy house party here in our fine country over the last several decades. But it is time for that sun to set, I say. <i>Beer</i> and cheese …

Gift Guide: For the Cheese Lover

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>If you've got cheese lovers on your list, we're here to help. Cheese folk are easy to pick gifts for; a quick trip to your local cheese shop for a gift certificate or a nice wedge of Époisses is always met with happy …

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If beer or blue cheese smell good to you, thank your DNA

We all smell things a little differently, and new research shows why: By examining the DNA of hundreds of individuals and testing their sense of smell, scientists found the genetic basis for why we smell certain scents.<p>Although smell is a huge part of our sensory experience (the inability to smell …

Best British Cheeses Explained, Including Recipes And Their Foreign Equivalent

Whodathunkit? Britain have some pretty good cheeses up our sleeve, and what better time to celebrate it that British Cheese Week?<p>We asked the British …

Five West Coast Cheeses You Must Try

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Unless you're living under a rock where no cheese exists, you're probably aware that the West Coast is home to many of the artisan cheese world's most inspired varieties of fermented dairy. But of all the small-time …

The Hobbit-Inspired Beer Exists, Will Make Unexpected Journey To Your Local Supermarket

Above is the label for Fish Brewing, Ocean Brands, and BevLink’s “Smaug Stout” chili pepper-infused beer, inspired by <i>The Hobbit</i> trilogy, which will …

What's With All The Pumpkin Beer Already?

No other beer style exemplifies this trend as clearly as pumpkin ales, which have already started appearing on shelves throughout the Valley even …

Using Yeast DNA To Unlock a Better Beer

Beer may be as old as civilization itself, but modern molecular biology could teach craft brewers some new tricks. Troels Prahl, a brewer and …

Do You Have What it Takes to Launch Your Own Brewery?

July 11, 2014 10:17 am Ayana Wilson Photo by Ayana Wilson.<p>As the craft beer trend continues to grow, more and more entrepreneurial enthusiasts are …

Diving In: Timelapse Of 12,000 Gallon Beer Fermentation

This is a timelapse of 12,400-gallons of Sierra Nevada's Bigfoot Barleywine Style Ale being fermented. If you've never had Bigfoot before, it's a …

This Mosquito-Repelling Wristband Might Just Save Your Summer

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Summer weather is great and all, but for many of us, winter's departure is marred by the return of tiny, flying bug vampires. Mosquitoes, quite literally, suck.<p>Luckily, there are a host of mosquito-repellent sprays and lotions …

Insects

Protect Your Original Work From Copycats With Copyrights

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A common worry in the virtual entrepreneurial world is people stealing other people’s online content. I’ve witnessed entire blog posts copied word-for-word and, in other cases, the exact same topic is written albeit just a tiny …

Online Life

The 5 Traits of Entrepreneurs Famous for Making All the Right Moves

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Consistently making the right moves at the right time is the difference between a good CEO/entreprepreneur and those we consider great.<p>The perceptive investor, Warren Buffet, knows to “be fearful when others are greedy and be …

Entrepreneurship

Don't Just Start a Business, Solve A Problem

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As long as consumers have problems, they will always search for solutions. People will always look for better, faster and smarter ways to accomplish everyday tasks. And fortunately for entrepreneurs, there are still lots of …

Entrepreneurship

How Julep Turned Women’s Self-Blame Into A Hit New Product

The cosmetics company’s new nail polish applicator, pitched as a plea to women: Stop blaming yourselves!<p>Julep’s newest product, which hits stores this month, began when CEO Jane Park spotted a market potential in women’s complaints. Just look at these tweets, and see if you can spot what she …